It is one of life’s great paradoxes that the things we don’t want to look at in ourselves are the very things we need to look at in order to know ourselves better and to become more fully who we are. The feelings that make us want to run away are buried treasure full of energy and inspiration if we are willing to look. These feelings come in many forms, from strange images or snippets of information to recurring dreams and feelings that rise up seemingly without a reason. Whatever shape they come in, and no matter how scary they seem, these messengers bring the information we need in order to grow. Source: Daily Om
There are plenty of spreads that challenge card slingers to use their Tarot decks to do some Shadow Work. Given my commitment to spend a year working with the Tarot of the Sweet Twilight I have decided to use it. This is a huge spread and initially I have laid out the root section of the Tree of Life and will work one card at a time.
- What facet of my childhood have I overlooked or otherwise need to re-evaluate?
The Queen of Hearts