I’ve been reading the Tarot since I was 15, but it wasn’t until I was on maternity leave from a job I hated that I decided, no matter what, I was going to turn that passion into a full-time business.And I did. There are few things better than waking up every day (without an alarm clock) as my own boss, after years of having to shlep off to a dull office and grind away.I’m not going to lie, it’s been hard. I definitely work harder (and longer hours) for my business than for any employer.But is it really work if...

Toni Puhle is also known as The Card Geek. She is a gamer, is super cool, and I'm totally into her decks. As a self-proclaimed Geek, I instantly fell in love with her.She was also one of our most popular Summer School teachers from last year and I'm so to have her return this year to teach Lenormand From Scratch.I interviewed her to learn more about her unique experience and perspective on card reading. How did you get started with your journey in card reading? It is very hard to pinpoint the when, and how, it just happened. I have always been...

Welcome back to another episode of the Tarot Readers Academy TV & Podcast. The incredible Melissa Cynova, author of Kitchen Table Tarot and Tarot Elements drops a lot of #TarotTruthBombs in this episode and talks about how to make the Tarot work for you.The Tarot can be totally approachable and Melissa and I both agree that it is an invaluable tool to help you grow. So get your eyes and ears ready for a fun and down to earth chat about the tarot. Just a warning loves, there is some swearing in this episode, Melissa and I are both #swearbears.We...

Kelly Fitzgerald, better known to many in the community as The Truth In Story on Youtube, is joining us for the first time Tarot Summer School. I interviewed her to learn more about her unique experience and perspective on divination. What Attracted You To Divination? I am not entirely sure what my first attraction to divination was, I devoured everything mythological my whole life, pouring over the section in the library and ran into stories of seers and mystics and Odin gaining the runes and likely, which my fascination of Celtic mythology, something referencing Oghams.Even my strict religious upbringing was such that...

My mum wore a charm bracelet when I was young. I was fascinated by all the charms and used to play with it. Later in life, she deconstructed it and I was worried that the charms would get lost. So I stole them (sorry Mum).Here they are:My favourite is the skeleton. All the bones move around independently.When I interviewed Carrie Paris, she was thrilled that I “rescued” those charms. As diviners, we look at things symbolically. My charms give me the ability to dig deeper, find messages and stories, and divine for anyone - with that bracelet alone.And it’s interesting,...

Tori Hartman is the creator and author of the best selling Chakra Wisdom Oracle and has been teaching people how to work with Chakra energy and cartomancy for years.I first got to know Tori after I purchased her deck and I have been using it with my clients and heavily in my Aura Soma practice.  I was excited when I found out that she had created another deck, Chakra Wisdom Tarot and even more excited when she agreed to do Tarot Summer School.Tori's work alongside the structure of the Tarot allows for a unique way to unlock the wisdom of...

You’ve likely heard of Benebell Wen. If you haven’t, she’s an incredibly gifted Tarot Reader who contributes so much to our community. She’s also a lawyer, author, artist, and avid cook.Frankly, I have no idea how she does it all. I’m convinced she stole the Time Turner from Hermoine Granger and is holding out on us about the location of Platform 9 ¾.Benebell’s course, Tarot and the Four Pillars for Tarot Summer School is the first of the season, and it’s kicking things off with a bang!I sat down with Benebell to further explore the course in her own words. So...

In this episode of the Tarot Readers Academy TV and Podcast Sarah Chappell shares her experience with using the Tarot for Self Care and gets really real with her personal journey. It is an important conversation to have and Sarah is a wonderful example of putting your spiritual knowledge into practice.Sarah also has a free Tarot for self-care e-book for you all, just click that link to get your copy.Are you ready? Let's dig in.Get ready to explore this and so much more in this episode:How the Tarot can be used to nurture & nourish yourself Exploring the...

Readers Studio 2019 was amazing. That pretty much sums up the incredible weekend that I had with some of the most fabulous tarot people in the world.Press play on the video for all of the overview of the event and a big walkthrough of all of the goodies I purchased and got gifted over the weekend.A Huge thank you to Ruth Ann and Wald Amberstone for the invitation to be on the mainstage this year and for hosting this wonderful event. I am already counting down the days until RS2020.Shops that I purchased items from:Carrie Paris - https://carrieparis.com/shop/Monica Bodirsky -...

As I've gotten more known in the Tarot community, more people see my content. And they have opinions. So many opinions. And some of them aren't nice about it. I get emails criticizing me every day, comments on my videos and social posts.What I can say, is I honestly don't care if some people don't like me. I know I'm not for everyone. I've been told since I was young that I'm a lot and I choose to see that as a whole lotta awesome.I couldn't be doing what I love and sharing my work on a large scale if...