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The mechanical structure of our mind
As one delves into archetypes and the structures of thought one may get the impression that man is a veritable thinking machine.  To verify this let's just sit and …
The Significance of the Significator
The significator card is a card that "signifies," the object of the spread. Once you have cards that you consider your significator, you have the cards that represent signatures …
The Intuitive Shuffle
Where is your intuition directed? My intuition is focused on the shuffle, not the image on the card. Grab a card and look at that image. The creator of …
Our Chief Features
As humans we are multifaceted creatures. From one moment to the next depending on what we are going through we show the world a different face. Generally we are …
Diamonds of air
The element of air represents the more complex mental states that humans are so fond of. When the signature of air is the predominate state of thoughts, one finds; …
Spread of the houses
This spread helps us learn the signatures of the houses. In astrology the house is a signature that represents a part of our life. The signatures of the houses …
The Philosophers Stone and Enneagram
The occult is repleat with symbols. There's some amazing, some bizarre, some thought provoking, some fantastical. Eliphas Levi's iconic work The Ritual of Transcendental Magic alone is stuffed full …
Signs and Signatures
Rulership, governance, signatures; these are the fundamental stuff of astrology, alchemy, and the occult. What do these things mean to us now adays and how are they connected to …
The Changes spread
In this article lets go over a method for creating a hexagram from the Book of Changes with a deck of poker cards. The method was created out of …
Philosophers Stone spread
This spread is a little different than most.  It's going to follow the rules of a philosopher's stone. We use this spread when….