I bear a charmed life. – W. Shakespeare

I am a tarot girl – it’s even in the name.  I’ve been reading cards since I was 14, so…25 years.  I’ve seen oracle decks in the past and have completely ignored them.  Not for me.  Those weird Motherpeace Tarot that are round?  Nope.  Runes – no.  I-Ching – nope.  Spirit boards- no, thank you (also kill it with fire). This year, however, is apparently the year that I challenge myself and my gift.  My sweet man has gotten me two oracle decks, and instructions to “Do your homework, woman.  Challenge yourself”.  Grr.  Fine.  So, here I am – challenging …

The Hermit #tarot #tarotmixtapeplaylist

The Hermit is a card about being alone – It’s not about being lonely.  There is a big difference between alone and lonely.  Have you ever gotten frustrated because no one around you can see what you see?  No one is hearing you and you need to go sit and be still so you can get your thoughts in order.  That’s this card.  The light that he’s holding doesn’t shine very far out.  It’s just for him.  He’s not looking away into the future, he’s looking right in front of him.  He’s got his staff to lean on in case …