Entries by Amethyst Mahoney

Write a Story With Your Tarot Card

Today’s card is the Magician from the Wizard’s Tarot by Corrine Kenner. One great way to explore the Tarot is to write a story for your card. It’s fun to be as over-the-top and outlandish as you can possibly be. You can even invent other people, animals, or situations that are not pictured in the […]

Embrace Your Inner Court Card

I’ve talked to a lot of people this past year about embracing their Inner Court Card. We do an exercise in some of my groups where we choose a future court card that exhibits qualities that we want to embrace – but for some reason we are not quite there yet, and we are not […]

How To Get A Great Tarot Reading

You’ve booked your Tarot reading. Congratulations! Now what? Every Tarot reader does things a little bit differently. Even if you’ve had a Tarot reading before, when you see a new reader the experience can be totally different. Here are a few tips to make the most out of your Tarot reading.  1. Have a Question? Let your […]

Journey Through Your Soul

The Journey through the Soul Program is based on an amazing Tarot spread that demonstrates the process we go on through all of life’s challenges as we navigate the Spiral of Ascension. Strength (shown here from the Shadowscapes Tarot) is where we begin. While most people focus on what’s wrong, real change is based on […]

Strength From the Shadowscapes Tarot

Today’s card is Strength from the Shadowscapes Tarot. Most people start by looking at what is wrong with them, or what they “can’t” do. I was a psychologist for over a decade, and I always had to start my interviews with, “What is wrong?” This is completely icky and gross. Personally, I railed against this […]

Tarot Reader’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

[images style=”0″ image=”http://amethystmahoney.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/christmas-family.jpg” width=”460″ align=”center” top_margin=”0″ full_width=”Y”] The internet and television are full of pretty pictures of families coming together to celebrate the joyous holiday season. But for many of us, the holidays are a time of stress and strife. You may feel like the outsider looking in. Luckily, there are things that you can […]

Live Before You Die

From the first breath you are told what to wear, what to say, what to do. Only after years of peeling back the troubled layers others place on you can the Truth of who You are emerge, whole and unscathed. This Hero’s Journey through the darkness ends with your triumphant return to the Light, represented […]

Queen of Cups – and Why I Want To Kill Her

The Queen of Cups (pictured here from Deviant Art’s vileone) has many sides. Just look at the way she sits smugly on her throne like, “la la la, everything’s fine.” But it’s not fine. If you are in a Queen of Cups moment, things are in process. Which can mean lots of turmoil and chaos. […]

Avoid Fool-ish Decisions with the Fey Tarot

Today’s card is the Fool from the Fey Tarot from Riccardo Minetti and Mara Aghem. It’s over now, and the decision has been made, so I can finally talk about it. Some of you who are close to me have been seeing our struggle for the past month or two as a new promotion came […]

Happy New Year – 2016 is Coming Up Aces!

Many years we start off as the Fool with new wonders and possibilities before us. But this year, 2016 is bringing us something quite different. This is one of the most astrologically fortuitive years in a long time. Meaning this is THE year to get things done. To prosper in your business, find the love […]