Category: The Mary-el Tarot

From the ground up – the Knight of Disks


Okay. So today it’s: Full moon Mercury retrograde Friday 13th Eesh. I need a tarot card.   It’s the Knight of Disks, from the Mary-el Tarot by Marie White. Get your head down today, and keep working. Focus on your goals and don’t get distracted. Righto. Not what you want to hear on a Friday really, …

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Lightening strikes – Knight of Wands

Knight of Wands, from the Mary-el Tarot by Marie White

What a peaceful power is this. The strong, silent type. Piercing eyes, strong hand outstretched, offering lightening. Knights are tarot’s teenagers – untamed, enthusiastic, obsessive, vital. This bear, though, from the Mary-el Tarot by Marie White, carries a wisdom beyond his years. White suggests that the bear is not the Knight of Wands… the lightening itself …

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Master your emotions – King of Cups

The King of Cups, from the Mary-el Tarot by Marie White

Here’s an interesting fellow – the King of Cups. I often think of this card – particularly the Waite-Smith version – as indicating an unhealthy level of restraint, with the stern-looking king sitting on his concrete plinth, unable to dip his toes in the water that surrounds him. He’s like some kind of rigid grandfather-type – …

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grounded pentacles

'Grounded'. Well, it means several different things doesn't it? As a teenager, it's downright deprivation of liberty. I remember being grounded for buying tickets for a Gorky's Zycotic Mynci gig when I'd already been told I wasn't allowed to go. B...

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Synergy – Two of Cups

Two of Cups Mary-el Tarot

Daily draw, 17th October 2012 Synergy. The interaction or cooperation of two or more organisations, substances, or other agents to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects. (Oxford English Dictionary) Since this car...

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