Wands!

Wands

If you think about it, the suit of Wands are the only suit that are “alive” so to speak.  They are budding with leaves and represent our passion, our energy, our ideas and things we want to create.  The Wands also are all about our ability to get things done.  The wands are all about how we work, how we live, how we leave our mark on the world.  It’s the day to day energy we bring with us to work and play and the fired up temper we display when our ego is unhappy. Continue reading

VIII: Strength.

strength

Like a boss.

While the Chariot was all about outer strength, the Strength card is all about inner strength.  The power seen in the Chariot card is being tested in this card.  Those mountains in the background represent challenges.  The woman has tamed the lion, representing her overcoming her inner demons – ego, lust, impatience.  The infinity symbol over her head is the same as the infinity sign we saw with the magician.  She’s wearing white, like the fool, representing purity and innocence.  And we saw those mountains in the background, those challenges she is overcoming, in the Lovers card. Continue reading