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An Imagination of Tarot History– Part Three

Islamic Mysticism is known as Sufism and practitioners are called Sufis. It is a belief and practice by which Muslims seek to find the truth of divine love and knowledge [19]. “The first stage of Sufism appeared in pious circles … Continue reading

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An Imagination of Tarot History– Part Two

At this point I imagine the Kipchaks as practitioners of what modern times might call shamanism and likely also Tengrism, to be engaged in forms of mysticism that would include divination and forms of ‘vision questing’. I also imagine that … Continue reading

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An Imagination of Tarot History- Part One

The first note I ever took on the History of Tarot was from Rachel Pollack: “No one knows.” Being more fascinated by the potential to create future through Tarot Philosophy than in the history of and development of that Philosophy, … Continue reading

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review: SLEEPER CELL BY Michael Quess Moore

  In a collection of carefully orchestrated poems titled Sleeper Cell, Michael Quess Moore constructs a text that brings forward palpable sense within the body. On the page these words stop the eye and ask to be read again and again and … Continue reading

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THE BUNNY SUIT AND OTHER STORIES

The Bunny Suit and Other Stories (Stone Hole Press 2017) by Carolyn Michaels Kerr is that book; the one you want to give to everyone you know. These seven, interconnected stories offer the reader companionship and humor on a search for … Continue reading

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KOOK TEFLON: Talking Across The Veils

Kook Teflon is in a continous state of motion. She is a dollmaker, videographer, photographer, and muscian among other more esoteric callings. She is a Hoo Doo Practitioner, a Rootworker and a Witch who does readings and is even trained to … Continue reading

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SPIRIT OF THE SWEETGRASS: A talk with Casey Leigh

There is a rhythm to a reading from Casey Leigh. She is methodical and thoughtful in what she brings into the space of her reading work. I recommend the experience very much. Casey read for me one beautiful afternoon and … Continue reading

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