Oh, the infamous Devil card, illiciting fear that is second perhaps only to the Death card. That fear alone is telling, isn't it? Do you ever stop and witness your fears and what they say about you and your beliefs? Mine usually say, "hey, you're really neurotic and your mind is a Pandora's box of… Continue reading Connecting Tarot with Music: The Devil
I wish I had a story about The Sun card, but truth is it's always seemed to good to be true. There is something of a temporary happiness to it, that I never can quite take it seriously. It never feels real. This may be my projections, or the transient nature of happiness itself. Maybe… Continue reading Connecting Tarot with Music: The Sun
I'd never looked out the window while flying into the sunset and evening time until last night while we flew into Minneapolis from California. I watched as the city of Minneapolis first appeared like gold glitter scattered across a sea of black in a man-made constellation of beauty. As the plane descended colors became clearer,… Continue reading Connecting Tarot with Music: The Moon
When I first discovered The Hanged Man (card 12), I was delighted immediately and enthralled with his mystery. I wanted to know him, to learn his wisdom. He's so silent, peaceful. And he's so strange! My first thought was that the card was upside down, and I wanted to turn the card around so that… Continue reading Connecting Tarot with Music: The Hanged Man
There is a well of shadow to draw from to bring you to consciousness, and Strength is that part of you pulling on the rope, ready to face it.
"Before it happens, just a little adventure inward to see who is this fellow hiding behind the clothes, inside the skeleton; who is this person who is born, becomes a youth, falls in love and one day dies and nobody knows where he goes.… Just a little curiosity to inquire into one's own being." -Osho