This week, we wait for our turn to talk and work through some contractual issues.

After 20 years of not pursuing writing bc life happened. I’m excited and terrified to fully commit to it and doubt my knowledge and skill. How can I make a living doing what I love?


We used the Mountain Dream deck by Bea Nettles in order to get a rating on the books. Ben hates this deck because it is photography and because it feels creepy to him. After much consideration, he gives it a surprising ⭐️⭐️/5

This Week’s 3-Card Tarot Reading

The Past: SIX OF COINS | The Present: NINE OF WANDS | The Future: DEVIL

Our advice: You’ve been giving your life to others up to this point (Six of Coins). After fighting an uphill battle, you’re ready to start living for yourself, to start your life as a writer (Nine of Wands). It’s not going to be an easy path, but the discomfort you experience along the way will make your art richer (Devil).

The Card of the Week

We’re all up in the Tarot Mucha by Lunaea Weatherstone, Massimiliano Filadoro, and Giulia F. Massaglia this week.

Tarot Card of the Week: King of Coins

Keywords: Practicality, Advice backed up with assistance, Respect for material posessions and tradition.

This week, you are the master of your domain. You’re going to see a project to completion, either on your own or with the assistance of a mentor.

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