Category Archives: thinking in words

Tarot Journal #61: Ten of Swords/ 6 of Cups

Readjustment Coming back to work after a week off was challenging as I made the transition from almost total control of my schedule and who I interacted with to having my day divided into hour-long segments where my interactions were … Continue reading

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Tarot Journal #59: Mother of Cups

Anniversary After 15 hours of driving back from my Northern California trip, I had two days to relax and deal with the final details of moving. I felt almost hungover on Sunday, just barely making it to church, and after … Continue reading

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Tarot Journal #57: The Sun/ 3 of Swords (Sorrow)

A Brief Flash of Illumination “We are probably wrong to suspect that each individual has some secret passion, some mystery, some weakness; if Jean-Yves’s father had had to express his innermost convictions, the profound meaning he ascribed to life, he … Continue reading

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Tarot Journal #56: Five of Swords/ 4 of Disks/ Four of Cups (Luxury)

Always Still in Motion The Wall by Ann Sexton Nature is full of teeththat come in one by one, thendecay, fall out.In nature nothing is stable,all is change, bears, dogs, peas, the willow,all disappear. Only to be reborn.Rocks crumble, make … Continue reading

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Tarot Journal #55: Strength/ Knight of Cups/ Ace of Cups/ Empress

In Search of Integration It is a constant idea of mine; that behind the cotton wool is hidden a pattern; that we — I mean all human beings — are connected with this; that the whole world is a work … Continue reading

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