Replenish

A good reminder that we all need to take time to refill the stores of our own mind, body and heart. People are stressed to the max these days; it’s imperative that we remember we need to take a break once in awhile, too. Don’t feel guilty if you need some time away from whatever…

Connected and Free: The Alchemist’s Oracle

To all the witches, healers, herbalists, medicine men and women, out there… To all the shaman, guides, teachers and visionaries… To all the change agents, revolutionaries and believers… This is for you. You know who you are… From the Forward. An intriguing opening. I honestly don’t remember what I was looking for online when I…

Compassion

This is from the Whispers of Healing oracle by Angela Hartfield, art by Josephine Wall. I have a problem of recurring nightmares about job loss, being late for work without calling in and suddenly realize it’s like 1:00 in the afternoon. I know I’m kind of PTSD about jobs after going through three lay-offs, and…

Ishtar, Warrior and Lover

From the Moon Oracle by Caroline Smith & John Astrop Ishtar, Assyrian and Babylonian goddess of fertility, is pictured here holding a serpent in her right hand and a lion, her sacred animal, in her left. The potted plant represents the plant Gilgamesh sought at the bottom of the ocean that would have given immortality…

Card for the Day – Bael

I’ve been trying to pull a card a day with this deck, but haven’t been successful lately. Finally got to it today, and appropriately I pulled the first card in the deck, Bael. The keyword of secrecy makes me a bit anxious. Secrecy implies something’s going on that needs to be hushed up. I’m not…

Energy Shift

  Last night’s reading. Again, I just can’t get the colors to scan in properly. They really are much more vibrant than they look on-screen. I think it’s partly because they’re glossy and reflective, and even though the scanner has a setting for “Reflective” it doesn’t quite seem to compensate enough. There are no obvious…