The Role of Trauma in Transformation

  The tower tarot card, in almost any rendition, can be a very startling image when it presents itself in a spread. My clients, as they have tried to decipher their spreads in the past, always glance at the card with nervousness. Frankly I don't blame them. In the traditional illustration by Pamela Coleman Smith…

Synchronicity and the Practice of Letting Go

As a child 121 was my favourite number. It followed me into adulthood. I would favour it when I was selecting lockers at the gym, picking lucky numbers for lotteries, notice when it was presented to me, things like that. There was no real reason why I found myself drawn to this number, and I…

Black Sheep, Christianity, Magick & Labels

I grew up in a Greek Orthodox Christian household. I was baptised, I went to Sunday school every week, I participated and understood almost all the sacraments of the church and I was even a camp counsellor at my community's summer camp. Through my upbringing I understood very well the importance of spiritual ritual in…