Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ August 2019: Dust II Onyx

Dear Collective, This month I am using Dust II Onyx: A Melanated Tarot Deck by Courtney Alexander. This deck is not only visually stunning, but is probably the highest quality presentation of a tarot deck I have ever come across. Featuring cultural myths, symbolism, history, and icons within the Black Diaspora, this tarot deck is … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ July 2019: The Prisma Visions Tarot

Dear Collective, For this month’s Tarot Reading for the Collective I am using The Prisma Visions Tarot by James R. Eads. This is a unique deck, in which one can place the cards of the four Minor Arcana suits down chronologically with each image leading into the next until it forms one big beautiful picture. … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ June 2019: Dark Goddess Tarot

Dear Collective, This month I am using the Dark Goddess Tarot by Ellen Lorenzi-Prince, because a) I love this deck, and b) from the four options on my table, nearly all my clients chose to use this deck last month. The Goddesses speak! This month’s questions are: What do we need to be less nostalgic … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ May 2019: Le Grande Circus & Sideshow Tarot

Dear Collective, For this month’s Tarot Reading for the Collective I am using Le Grande Circus & Sideshow Tarot by Joe Lee. This vibrant deck was a gift from a dear friend, and really it was quite amazing that they managed to buy me a tarot deck that I didn’t already have! This month’s questions are: What … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ April 2019: Melanated Classic Tarot

Dear Collective, This month I am using the Melanated Classic Tarot by Julia Goolsby & Oubria Tronshaw. This new tarot deck is inspired by the Rider Waite Smith tarot deck, but all folks in the deck are People of Colour, rather than the omnipresent and oversaturated whiteness that is not only part of the Rider Waite … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ March 2019: Next World Tarot

Dear Collective, This month we return to the Next World Tarot by Cristy C. Road – the most inclusive tarot deck I’ve come across! While so many other tarot decks feature white, cisgender, heteronormative, gender-binary and ableist imagery, Next World Tarot centres QPOC (Queer People Of Colour) and it is a deck that I feel … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ February 2019: Gaian Tarot

Dear Collective, For February’s Tarot Reading for the Collective, I am using the beautiful Gaian Tarot by Joanna Powell Colbert. I was introduced to this deck at The Readers Studio Tarot Conference NYC in 2015. I attended a discussion called ‘Cross-Cultural Tarot’, led by the luminous Heatherleigh Navarre of the Boston Tea Room. Ms Navarre … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ January 2019: Le Tarot de L’Étoile Cachée

Dear Collective, Welcome to yet another cycle around the Gregorian Calendar, and the first Tarot Reading for the Collective for 2019. This month I am using Le Tarot de L’Étoile Cachée (Tarot of the Hidden Star) by Elisa Seitzinger. I came across this unique limited edition major arcana tarot deck when I visited Treadwells in London … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ December 2018

Dear Collective, For this final Tarot Reading for the Collective for 2018, I thought I’d draw upon the wisdom of Ellen Lorenzi-Prince’s Dark Goddess Tarot. This deck is a favourite of mine, and one of the four decks that sit on my tarot table for clients to choose from. It’s a favourite for many of … Continue reading

Tarot Reading for the Collective ~ November 2018: Game of Thrones Tarot

Dear Collective, At the UK Tarot Conference in London last month, I had the opportunity to sit down and have a good chat with the wonderful Liz Dean, who created the Game of Thrones Tarot Deck with Michael Morris and Craig Coss. Having had such a lovely conversation, I decided to give her a packet of … Continue reading