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Not feelin’ it

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I gotta be honest, it is slow going with the Daughter of the Moon deck. And that doesn’t really mean the deck sucks, just that I don’t feel it right now. I pick it up and open the bag and pick a card, look at it, don’t feel anything and just put it right back. Instead of forcing it, I am just taking some time off tarot this week. I did pick up the Key to Kingdom set today just to look at, shuffled it a bit and pulled out 3 cards. Click on the photo to see it bigger.

Laughing mouse – cute. Reminds me of my cat that spent the day trying to catch a bird the same size as he is, not sure who scared who the most, both jumped and took flight though. We have spring here! The kids snow-grotto is dripping away, we all trail in a ton of gravel and sand and mud each day, there is the distinct smell of dog poo outside :-O You find stuff you lost, like there is a pack of unopened cat food outside my front door. Hmm. Half-rotten apples litter the garden. Things that had a cold respite is now back in full decay again. So the middle card is quite appropriate. The verse is this:

All things decay with Time;
The Forest sees
The growth and down-fall
Of her aged trees

The last card then is The Dront! Or rather Queen Anne. “I am Queen Anne, Of whom ’tis said, I’m chiefly famed for being dead”

Is it not odd how spring can bring to mind death and decay just as vividly as sprouting new life? Oh and I found my old necklace this morning. You can make her sing by blowing into her toes. Is she not simply divine? I got her from a local artist back in the early 1980:ies. I call her Eve. Here she is again:

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About jema

Dreamer, tarot reader and hobo librarian

2 responses »

  1. The last time I used DofM (over a year ago at least), I had the same experience with it as you are now. I didn’t hate it, but it was nothing to write home about either. The Key cards look interesting though, and it sounds like you pulled a great deal out of them! 🙂
    LOVE that necklace!

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  2. Did you change the look of your blog? It seems brighter. A spring cleaning maybe?

    I like the look of those Key cards. And your necklace! She is indeed divine.

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