The Hermit

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The Hermit

The Hermit (Virgo) corresponds to the Third Eye. The Hermit archetype helps us connect with our inner wisdom through life reviews and acknowledging the lessons of the past. The Hermit then shows us how to shine our light of deep understanding in the world as guides, counsellors and teachers. As you may well have guessed this is also a card of being alone and isolated. The isolation can be self-imposed but this is not always the case. The energetic focus of the Hermit card...

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Top 5 Reasons Why I Don’t Read With Reversals

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Top 5 Reasons Why I Don’t Read With Reversals

Do you use reversals in Tarot readings? I have been thinking some more about reversals lately and realise it’s been nearly three years since I last wrote about them. A lot can happen in three years. My views on reading with reversals have become more clearly defined and my own reading style has matured. 1. It’s just not natural – When I did my first ever Tarot reading, before I had studied or read any books about it, it didn’t even occur to me to put...

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10 Signs That You Are Ready To Go Pro with Your Tarot

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Are you wanting to become a professional Tarot reader but are not quite sure if you have what it takes to go pro? Find out what sorts the wannabes from the real deal. This is the check list I wish someone had written for me when I first started hoping that my passion would one day become my profession. With four years as a professional Tarot Reader under my belt (and nearly 30 years after my first reading), I feel ready to share what I have learned so that you can avoid...

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11 Love Tarot Reading Blunders You Will Want to Avoid

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    Have you ever wondered why it is so hard to read for yourself about love and relationships? Maybe you have even had the experience of going to a couple of different Tarot readers with the same question and received wildly varying predictions? It’s pretty bad when you have a reading or two and end up more confused than you were to begin with! Whether you are getting a reading from someone else or you are doing a Love Tarot reading for yourself, there are...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Reading with Mixed Oracles

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A Beginner’s Guide to Reading with Mixed Oracles

Decks used: Magical Mermaids and Dolphins & The Voyager Tarot If you are just starting out learning to read the Tarot cards, you may feel that throwing other oracles into the mix might complicate things unnecessarily. I propose a different perspective for starting out reading with mixed oracles and that is to see it as an exercise in reading the Tarot cards intuitively – just as you would with many other oracles. With this in mind, here are some some simple...

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