The Naked Trust Loving, connecting, trusting. Hello Bible references! They are Everywhere in this card. Adam and Eve, the Serpent, the Tree of Knowledge, the Burning Bush, Giant Angel with wild flaming hairdo, Shiny Sun Sunny-ness EVERYWHERE! The big ticket item in this card is the lack of clothes on the humans. They’re exposed, vulnerable, … Continue reading Afternoon Tarot: RWS 6
Library of the Hierophant Intermediary, Teacher, Translator The Hierophant stands in fancy robes, and the Important Hat, and addresses the people before him. While only two are visible, it’s inferred that a great many more are present. The keys of knowledge are crossed at his feet, but only the most daring and learned have a … Continue reading Afternoon Tarot: RWS 5
Exemplary Emperor Calculating, aware, prepared. A strong throne, a straight back - power practically hums from this dude. He's the one making the hard calls, he's the one putting his foot down and deciding the best course of action. He takes in every detail, weighs every fact - even takes some (not much) emotion into … Continue reading Afternoon Tarot: RWS 4
Abundant Empress Warm, nurturing, abundant. The Empress is feminine power. She is fertility, love, abundance, and growth. She's sensual, mothering, nurturing, and full of possibility. She's art and creativity, passion and life. To quote Kitchen Table Tarot directly, she is "Isis, Tara, Brigid, and Changing Woman. She's our Mother, she is the nurturer and the … Continue reading Afternoon Tarot: RWS 3
Heightened Priestess Intuition for Moons. The High Priestess is an unforgiving card. She sits straight-backed and in control. The moon at her feet and in her crown, vast spans of water behind her throne. She stares back into your soul and beckons you to look deeper within yourself. For the Harry Potter fans out there, … Continue reading Afternoon Tarot: RWS 2
Afternoon Tarot - An in-depth look at the RWS Magician Card.
An in-depth look at the classic Fool card.