A Tarot Spread for Values-Based Resistance

We’re over halfway through 2017. We’ve seen a lot this year – Trump is now the President of the US, there are constant attacks on our healthcare, a Muslim travel ban is in effect, the Department of Justice told the 2nd US Court Circuit that the Civil Rights Act doesn’t protect individuals from discrimination based…

Black Lives Matter: A Spell for Visioning Justice

Hello all. It’s been a rough week. It’s been a rough month. It’s hard to maintain hope in the light of so much violence around the world. I am mourning the deaths from bombings in Turkey, the Medina bombing at the height of Ramadan, and three black men killed across the US last week. Police…

Queer Witch Identity: Moving Beyond Fear

Before I begin, it should be stated: It is 100% OK not to disclose aspects of your identity if you are not comfortable doing so. Often, peoples’ safety dependsĀ on secrecy. If you need to remain silent for whatever reason, I fully support you and love you. This post is about my journey, and attempting to…

Fueling Social Justice Work with Tarot

Tarot will only ever be a side-project for me. I may have mentioned that here before, but now I feel ready to talk about why. I feel called to protect the environment. This is a deep calling, and one that I can remember feeling even as a child. And it’s more needed now than ever…