Tarot | An Exploration Project

Cynthia Giles
Further afield in the history, mystery, and lore of Tarot . . .
Created 01 Aug 2020
  • The Tuesday Newsletter (11.9)
    09 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Housekeeping note: I didn’t include Twitter in the “Tarot online” mini-series because it’s a relatively small topic. Although there’s plenty of Tarot-labeled activity on Twitter, it’s mostly Card-of-t...
  • The Weekend Newsletter (11.7)
    07 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Last week’s Double Daily co-opted the space I’d originally planned/promised to use for the topic “Tarot on Medium and Substack.” So I’ll tackle that today, rounding out the Daily Notes mini-series abo...
  • The Daily Note (10.31)
    01 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    Photo by Ryan Stone on Unsplash I’ve been weighing some ideas about how the Exploration Project might unfold over the rest of 2021—but nothing I’ve considered so far seems quite right. So this is a ve...
  • A Double Daily (10.28/29)
    30 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    For newcomers to the Exploration Project: This post is part of an intermittent series that focuses on Tarot in relation to real-world issues. If you’d like an introduction to the whole range of themes...
  • The Daily Note (10.27)
    28 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1
    Many people I respect in the Tarot community are active on Facebook, so I want to say that at the start. And I want to confess that I’ve never connected with Facebook, for a variety of reasons. I’ve t...
  • The Daily Note (10.26)
    27 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    The Daily Notes have been taking up more time (both writing and reading) than I originally intended. So this one will be short and to the point! Turns out there are just four “Note Days” left in Octob...
  • The Daily Note (10.25)
    26 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    For a while at least, this is the last note on “cosmic Tarot.” But I wanted to share some quotes I used in the chapter “Renewal: Reviving Our Culture and Planet,” from Tarot: Methods, Mastery, and Mor...
  • The Daily Note (10.24)
    24 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    I don’t want readers to think I do nothing but watch television! In fact, I rarely “watch” anything on television—but I often have TV content in the ether, so to speak. Some people like to have music ...
  • The Daily Note (10.22)
    23 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    For those just tuning in: Over this cycle of Daily Notes, I’ve mostly been plucking excerpts and ideas from Chapter 5 of my second book (Tarot: Methods, Mastery, and More). I have mixed feelings about...
  • Re/Creating My Tarot Books
    22 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    I originally wrote this as a personal essay, when I started my Tarot publication on Medium. Almost a year ago, I included it in one of the early EP newsletters. Since then, I’ve been continuing to rea...
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