The Fool

Upright/Well Dignified: The Fool is that moment of innocence just before something begins. Without a care in the world, the Fool is untouched by a lot of the troubles of the world. It’s not surprising that people see the Fool as uneducated. Whether or not the Fool is uneducated isn’t the question. The question is […]

The Sun

Upright/Well Dignified: The Sun is one of those cards that always seems so damned happy! This is a card full of optimism and hope for the future. All up, a “best possible outcome” card for all involved. Should you find yourself with a simple yes or no question, the Sun card making an appearance is a […]


Upright/Well Dignified: The Justice card making an appearance means that something that has been unbalanced is going to be righted. Unfortunately, this doesn’t always mean good news for whoever pulled the card. Justice, also known as Adjustment, is a card about being called to answer for your actions and accepting the results,whether these are positive […]

The Moon

Upright/Well Dignified: One of the primary ways that the Moon card often gets read is as a card telling you to trust your intuition. The Moon is about a gentle illumination that lets your imagination fill in the details, which can be either a very good thing or a very bad thing, depending on the […]

The Hermit

Upright/Well Dignified: When the Hermit makes an appearance, there is a strong pull inward. The things that have been making themselves felt in your life are trying to tell you that it’s time to stop looking at the world at large for answers and look at what you already know to be true. he Hermit […]

The Tower

Upright/Well Dignified: There comes a time when certain beliefs and belief structures need to change or be removed. When this needs to happen, you can almost be certain that the Tower will show up in a Tarot reading. How this happens is not often pleasant and the Tower is seldom a card that makes people […]


Upright/Well Defined: There is a lot to be said for the idea of balancing forces so that they are able to work in unison. This is often a large part of what the Art/Temperance card is about. The forces talked about don’t have to be in opposition, but there are times when these things can […]

Wheel of Fortune

Upright/Well Dignified: The Wheel of Fortune is first and foremost, a card about luck. More specifically, being in the right place at the right time for this good luck to work for you. This doesn’t mean that good things will just happen to you (although they very well may) but that the situations that you […]

The Heirophant

  Upright/Well Dignified: The Heirophant is all about the beliefs that you hold and how they affect you and how you see the world. Whether this is a religious belief, a personally held understanding or a socially accepted norm, this is something that the Heirophant highlights and makes a point of (sometimes forcefully) drawing your […]

The Empress

Upright/Well Dignified: The Empress is often considered to be the ultimate nurturer. When there is a strong mothering instinct that is welling up in a person, that would be the inherent energy of the Empress at work. She’s a master/mistress of diplomacy and etiquette and gets things done, not because she’s the one that’s ordering […]