Archive for March, 2010

Page of Pentacles

March 24, 2010

One of my high school students had this to say when asked to come up with a story for the Page of Pentacles:

"He spent all of his money and has just one coin left."

Cashing in on the Seven and Eight of Pentacles

March 23, 2010

Here’s what a couple of my high school students had to say when I asked them to describe what was going on in these cards:

"It's payday!"

"He's literally making money."

A new interpretation of the Knight of Cups

March 22, 2010

The tarot has been a great tool for a lesson on archetypes and the hero’s journey in my high school Mythology class. Today a student looked at the Knight of Cups I had on large screen at the front of the classroom and said, “He’s drinking and driving! Or, err, riding, that is.”

More teen perspectives to come….

Beginning Tarot Class Starting 4/22/10 in San Mateo, CA

March 21, 2010

I’m having so much fun with the class I started at the beginning of March that I thought I’d get another one on the calendar. If you are in the San Francisco Bay Area, I’d love for you to join me!