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NEAR AND FAR blue and red owl decks card decks grand tableau lenormand layouts near and far practice & ethics Aug 30, 2020

In my last blog post, I talked about the Blue and Red Owl decks, which are the classical decks of the Lenormand Petit Jeu.

To recap, these decks have various insets on each card. Insets are smaller parts of the overall design that offer different bits of information about each card.

Each...

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HOW LENORMAND WILL CHANGE YOUR INTERPRETIVE IMAGINATION card meanings history & decks lenormand layouts practice & ethics Jul 04, 2020

I like to call our ability to stretch our reading skills, the interpretive imagination.

I don’t mean by this that we invent messages that aren’t there, but rather that we’re able to grasp deeper insights from the cards so we get genuinely helpful answers to our questions.

The...

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WHY A LENORMAND SIDE HUSTLE CAN SAVE YOU practice & ethics Jun 21, 2020

Don’t you wish you had a side hustle during this pandemic?

There is no doubt that this pandemic shook our grounds and pulled many carpets from under our feet.

If you’re one of the lucky few who was untouched by all this, then good for you. 

But in all likelihood, the pandemic has...

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THE JOYS OF WORKING FROM HOME practice & ethics working from home May 23, 2020

Of the many facets that we’ve dealt with through the Covid pandemic, working from home has emerged as a key lifestyle change.

For those who aren’t used to it, it proved to be a challenge. But only at first, I think, as with the technologies of the day we can quickly adapt to online...

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READING LENORMAND IN UNCERTAIN TIMES covid practice & ethics Mar 29, 2020

These are truly strange times.

The corona virus has practically the whole world locked down. 

Not only are many of us confined to our homes with little leeway to go out, but the world economy is on a standstill and emergency measures are being taken just about everywhere

I have my own...

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OUR HOPES AND CHALLENGES AS ASPIRING LENORMAND READERS lenormand readers practice & ethics Oct 19, 2019

When I started my YouTube channel a few years ago, my Lenormand-scope videos were very well received - and they continue to be. But it became very clear to me that many viewers also want to learn how to read these amazing cards.

As I learn more about you and others in Lenormand Reader’s...

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WHAT MAKES LENORMAND SO SPECIAL? lenormand practice & ethics Sep 21, 2019

Building on my last post - about how weird the Lenormand deck is - I want to tell you about why it’s so wonderfully special.

Do you feel like you’re attracted to Lenormand’s deck without really knowing why? What made you pick it up when you first discovered it? Do you remember...

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TREAT YOUR DECK LIKE A FRIEND - REALLY! practice & ethics Aug 24, 2019

Reading Lenormand’s cards, Tarot cards, runes, palms, crystal balls, astrology charts, and just about any form of divination, are almost always associated with straight-up prediction, a.k.a. fortune -telling.

But in truth, divination is just as good for guidance as it is for...

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5 TIMES WHEN IT’S BEST NOT TO GET A READING lenormand practice & ethics Aug 10, 2019

There are many good reasons to do or get a Lenormand reading: When we want another point of view, when we want a mirror for our inner wisdom, when we’re stuck and need to get the juices going, and many other reasons. But...

There are times when we should hold off doing or getting a reading....

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HOW TO LEARN LENORMAND AND GROW INTO A LENORMAND READER lenormand readers practice & ethics Jul 28, 2019

It’s an unfortunate fact that the Lenormand world is choppy - if not all over the place!

Because Lenormand is not as popular and widespread as the Tarot, end-to-end learning resources have never really been created for it. There are a few distinguished authors who have given it what it...

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HOW TO KEEP YOUR LENORMAND READINGS SOBER lenormand practice & ethics Jul 13, 2019

Whether you’re a Lenormand Reader or you like getting a reading every so often, you’ve probably come across the types who feel the future can be predicted flawlessly - as though it were already written in stone.

But the fact of the matter is that the future is malleable and we know...

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JOURNALING WITH LENORMAND journaling practice & ethics Jun 01, 2019

We often think that a reading is the end of a question-answer session, but actually it could be the beginning!

A Lenormand reading can be the starting point for getting an answer - not the end.

Doing a Lenormand reading doesn’t have to have a rigid beginning and ending. Instead, it can be a...

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