On why the 10 of cups doesn't always mean total bliss
Free pic re-sizer to create avatars
Is a Christian able to use tarot for divining?
Calculating shipping costs to send books and decks
Is is OK to offer a reading without being asked?
a very thoughtful and in-depth discussion
Knapp-Hall method for non-illustrated pips
What was that great tarot website?
Titled Where to draw the line?
this thread evolves into a lucid and far reaching discussion on the respective roles of the reader and the sitter in a reading.
Titled My take on spreads (spontaneous/intuitive)
this thread is a far ranging discussion on the benefits of an in depth study of the cards. their symbolism and history as opposed to a strictly intuitive basis for reading the cards.
The instrument is its own teacher
is a related and worthwhile thread on this same topic.
A really good discussion
on how honest a reader should be and the responsibilities of querent in return to be honest.
A discussion of timing
in readings. Not how to do it, but more a general discussion.
Beyond The World - Extra Majors
a discussion of the value of adding extra majors to a tarot deck. i.e. do they add anything? is it still tarot at this point?
Deck preference: Plug-n-play vs. Study Required
has many many thoughtful posts on the nature of various decks and how people interact with them.
A lengthy and thoroughly thought-provoking thread that started as a Rant
and developed into a very insightful discussion about the nature of reading, collecting and how they interact and how they do not.
The Secret: Tarot and the New Thought Movement
Anyone interested in how tarot developed and its root ideas would read this thread.
starts as a bit of a rant and winds up, in the later pages with some good points: see pages 14 and 15 especially.
How important is Symbology in Tarot to you?
Post #5 alone is worth opening this thread.
List of Tarot myths
all the things you should *not* listen too when you start reading tarot!
Is the Fool's Journey
an appropriate metaphor?
Numerical positions of the majors
Musty smelling cards
A great post on the process of altering your deck
and being realistic about it.
When is a theme deck not tarot?
Interpreting the cards in a health reading
An excellent list of questions
to ask the tarot.