Tag Archives: Tarot

The Things You Find When Cleaning Out Your Hard Drive!

A/N: This is an old piece that I’d honestly forgotten I still had stashed away in the depths of my hard drive. I wrote this back in 1997, just a few weeks after the Heaven’s Gate suicides, and maybe a … Continue reading

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Dear Perry – Chapter 3: The Grand Tour, 101

Chapters one & two are in the same blog post and can be found here. Dear Perry – So, it’s Easter Sunday, and what a basket of goodies for us Scilon-watchers to awake to! An HBO documentary, a Saturday Night live … Continue reading

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Dear Perry – Chapters One and Two

I’ve been doing a lot of Anti-Scientology work, as you’ll imagine if you’ve been reading my blog, and also quite active chatting with many, many ex-Scientologists. My dear young friend Perry, who is a talented psychology student in Texas, has … Continue reading

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Spike’s (slightly) Less Snarky Explanation of Tarot

The following is a chopped version of my earlier post “How Tarot Works,” designed to be less snarky and more direct to how Tarot works. If you want the full-on snark, it’s still available here. Sorry for the semi-repost, but … Continue reading

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How Tarot Really Works – and it’s not what you think

As some of you know, I’m currently writing a book on Tarot. Here is an excerpt from the introduction, where I slay a few sacred cows in the name of Rationality, rant about how credulous some people can be, and explain why … Continue reading

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The Deck is FINISHED!!!!

Or, at least the images are reasonably complete. Now I’ll be putting the deck on a short hiatus while I use the excess artistic energy to complete my 2015 interfaith calendar, before returning for an edit and brushup of the … Continue reading

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Three up, two to go, and a back

It took for-freaking-EVER to get the last pip – ten of stones – completed. For music geeks, yes, that is supposed to be a Schirmer edition on the music stand; the name on the cover is Gliere, the one classical … Continue reading

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