https://youtu.be/XC9Wq2KUc3IHello Tarot lovebots it’s ethony and today I am answering a question from a lovely Tarot Student at the Tarot Readers Academy.Before I jump in, please note as always that this is me sharing with you all and you can take what resonates with you and incorporate it into your personal practice and leave the rest. Amanda asks: What do you do when a Tarot reading starts off positive but then gets dark and hard? Do you have any tips and suggestions for navigating this with your querents? This is such a great question.That is the thing about the 78 Cards of...

https://youtu.be/cJSARCBDGV4As a tarot reader I often get questions about my background, experience and practice. Recently I stumbled upon a blog post: 10 Questions Every Tarot Reader Must Answer by the Left Hand Path, and wanted to share my answers. Have a watch and read through and get to know me a little more! 1. Were you mentored, or were you self-taught? Both.When I purchased my first Tarot deck at 15 I was completely self-taught. I read a lot of books about the Tarot and read the guidebook for the Mythic Tarot many many times. I also used my intuition.I found my mentor...

https://youtu.be/VTtrin-x7nQ How Remote Tarot Readings Work and Tarot and Oracle Deck Selection. I have been conducting Tarot Readings via the internets for a long while now and I can’t really believe that I have not talked about how I believe my readings work and what my technique is. So here it is.There are four options to have  a Tarot Readings with my little self. If you are in Vancouver or you catch me while I am travelling you can get a Tarot reading with me face to face. Most of my Clients connect with me via Skype, email and video readings....

Ethony: Can you share a little about  yourself. Where you are from, what you are passionate about and what is your profession?Joanna: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1990. I live on a small island near Bellingham, Washington, with a population of around 900. On clear days I can see Canada from the ferry dock!I’m passionate about connecting with the natural world in a deep and intimate way (which is really the theme of the Gaian Tarot). I’m passionate about the Circle Way, a method of holding intentional conversations. I’m passionate about making art and writing. I’m passionate about guiding others into coming into their own deep wisdom and sacred...

BoundariesI am a firm believer in Boundaries. Having them and keeping them.Professional boundaries are so important and I have been guilty of letting them get a little blurry at times. To run a successful business you need them. All businesses have them. Your business is no different. Whether you are a Tarot reader or make magical potions.I have gathered together some tips for having healthy boundaries as a Professional Tarot Reader. This can be applied to all energy workers or people who work for themselves.When you let your potential Clients know what they are going to get in a...

 It’s that time again. Here are the Tarot and Oracle decks that I have been drawn to and using for my personal and Client readings. TAROT DECKS The Animal Totem Tarot This deck has been calling to be used for a lot of my Client readings. Especially about Career, Spiritual business and Spiritual path working. It is so stunning and the guidebook is fantastic. I have a lot of animal decks and books and there are some gems in the book about animal magic and messages Victorian Romantic Tarot This deck is sadly out of print but it is a deck that I...

The Full Moon in Capricorn is happening on the 19th of July in 2016.Earthly concerns are the theme for this Full Moon. Because Capricorn is the opposite sign to Cancer (the Moon’s zodiac) this is the Earthiest full moon. Psychic abilities and dreams may be a little duller than normal during this Full Moon.You may find yourself being pulled to very practical and tedious things even if you are usually heavily affected by the mystical energies of the Full Moon.Organization is your ally. If you are working on a project, make sure you build strong foundations. The success of...

 Intuition or inner knowing is such a gift. It can help guide us away from bad decisions and people and keep us on the path.Now I truly believe that we are going to experience things in our lives that we can’t always avoid but if we develop and listen to our inner voice, our bodies and truly pay attention it can bring an element of the divine to our everyday lives.I use my intuition with my Tarot readings and coaching but I also use intuition every day. The more that I have been in touch with my inner compass the...

Today’s question is: When a friend or family member asks you for a Tarot reading what do you do? Will you read for people you are close to?https://youtu.be/KpHv1l9MZHA As always everything I mention here is my perspective and experience, take what resonates to you and leave the rest.Some people have no problem reading for family and friends. Please always go with what you feel the most comfortable with and do that. There is no right or wrong way to approach this. Always go with what feels right to you.Here are some things I would like to share with you for your consideration...

As most of you know I moved from Oz to Canada three years ago, exactly three years ago on the 13th of May. In that time I have had a muggle job that had me in tears at least twice a week I hated it so much. The people were nice but the work was destroying me. I have been in a relationship with someone I have known for ten years and generally figuring out how this love thing works.Had the most amazing gift in my son ever. As I was told babies weren't something I was ever going to be able...