Planet Soul

What I Learned From a Year of Studying Tarot

To me, the cards are tools for introspection rather than prediction

Dark lighting photo of a woman reading a book, with a lit candle and apple pie.
Dark lighting photo of a woman reading a book, with a lit candle and apple pie.
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I was never one of those kids who played with Ouija boards. Was it a game or a spooky prediction tool? I didn’t know and frankly, trying to predict the future scared me. I was afraid it might predict someone’s death, or my own. I…