Extraordinary Insight for Ordinary People
Dive into the world of tarot and start divining answers to your most pressing, real-life questions. With a unique approach highlighting the minor arcana, Jack Chanek teaches tarot fundamentals in a way that lets you focus on the everyday concerns that matter most. Jack encourages you to learn by doing—you'll perform readings right away and build confidence through simple exercises, journaling prompts, and more.
Discover what the four suits (Pentacles, Swords, Cups, and Wands) can reveal about practical, intellectual, emotional, and aspirational areas of life. Explore how the cards in a spread can connect to each other to form a coherent story. With detailed explanations of symbols, reversals, intuition, and more, this book will give you all the skills you need to build a successful and rewarding tarot practice.
Jack Chanek has been reading tarot since he was eleven years old, and he has been publicly writing about tarot since 2015. He has taught workshops on tarot, Qabalah, and Wicca around the country and is the author of Qabalah for Wiccans. Jack has appeared on Seeking Witchcraft, The Magic Monday Podcast, and The Witching Hour with Patti Negri, as well as teaching at festivals such as Free Spirit Gathering and LlewellynCon. He lives in New Jersey, where he works as an academic philosopher specializing in Immanuel Kant's philosophy of science. He can be found online at www.JackOfWandsTarot.wordpress.com.