WTF is Tarot?: ...& How Do I Do It?
Young Blood, Old Magic: A No-Nonsense Approach to the Ancient Art of Reading Tarot
You do not need to learn the tarot because you already know it. It is from this radical jumping off point that WTF Is Tarot breaks down the ancient art of cartomancy. This fresh, accessible and sometimes cheeky guide sheds a holistic light on how to read tarot, from the foundation of magi...more
The author writes the book as one big story. You start with the zero card, The Fool and as you go through the journey through the major arcana cards you find yourself faced with many different challenges both good and bad until finally reaching The World card and your rebirth.
The minor arcana cards are put together by suits and the way that the author describes each minor arcana card makes it extreme ...more
I received this book as a gift from my friend Anatha, and it was kind of uncanny because I swear this book was already on my radar from thinking about getting into tarot... she read my mind ;) (that's a bad tarot joke).
Anyway, I was glad she did think of me because I'd be considering trying out tarot reading for a while now, ever since I started doing Susannah Conway's "Unravel Your Year" workbook and the whole Word of the Year thing. She's a big proponent of using tarot as a mindfulness ...more
I was skeptical about this book, because usually I tend to hate books that try too hard to be profane to keep up the m ...more
Unfortunately I couldn’t give it more stars for the white girl defensiveness displayed. I’m white and the whining about people calling her out on cultural appropriation made me uncomfortable. Girl, pe ...more
When I saw she had a book coming out about tarot, I jumped to pre-order it. I recently started to get into tarot myself -- using it as a way to open my mind and journal my thoughts. I started following lots of witchy Instagram chicks and thinking that I finally found some people who were part of my "tribe". The people who didn't give a shit about what other people thoug ...more
After graduating Emerson College with an MFA i ...more