Tarot for Writers

Author: Corrine Kenner
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738714577
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Once reserved for mystics and seers, the tarot is one of the best tools for boosting your creativity and shifting your imagination into high gear. Famous authors such as John Steinbeck and Stephen King have used the tarot deck to tap into deep wells of inspiration, and you can enliven your own writing the same way—whether you craft short stories, novels, poetry, nonfiction, or even business proposals. This book on reading tarot cards and applying them to your writing will guide you through each stage of the creative process, from fleshing out a premise to promoting a finished work. Enhance your storytelling technique through over 500 enjoyable writing prompts, exploratory games for groups and individuals, tarot journaling, and other idea-stimulating activities that call upon the archetypal imagery and multi-layered symbolism in the tarot. Infuse flair and originality into your work as you learn to: • Interpret symbols, myths, and learn to read all seventy-eight cards in the tarot card deck • Use classic tarot layouts and spreads to structure your story • Brainstorm story ideas and develop dialogue and plot • Create detailed settings, powerful scenes, and dynamic characters • Overcome writer's block and breathe new life into existing projects As a writer, you hold the power of creation in your hands. By exploring the tarot and incorporating it into your writing practice, you will set your creative potential soaring to new heights.

Tarot for Writers

Author: Cassandra DenHartog
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781987794533
Format: PDF
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Writers and authors! Learn how you can use tarot card spreads to help create story and plot elements, characters, settings, and more, with this comprehensive guide, Tarot For Writers. Tarot For Writers first gives you a brief history and explanation about the basic tarot system, then presents a writing-oriented description of all 78 cards in a standard Tarot deck. Each card explanation will help you create dynamic characters, plot your story along, and help overcome writer's block. You'll learn how to use the tarot for almost every part of the writing process, from outlining, character creation and backstory, to setting scenes, and overcoming writer's block. Your next novel is in the cards, with Tarot for Writers!

The Creative Tarot

Author: Jessa Crispin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501120239
Format: PDF
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A guide for artists and creative people looking to tarot for guidance and inspiration. Written for novices and seasoned readers alike, "The Creative Tarot" is a unique guidebook that reimagines tarot cards and the ways they can boost the creative process.

Astrology for Writers

Author: Corrine Kenner
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738733334
Format: PDF, Docs
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Explains the core concepts of astrology and how they relate to elements of fiction, and offers guidance on developing characters, plots, and themes using astrological imagery and symbolism.

The Writer s Block Tarot

Author: Vivian Caethe
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780692804971
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Tarot tells a story. Create stronger plots, more complex characters, and dynamic conflicts. The Writer's Block Tarot provides a writer-specific guide to the Tarot and using it as a tool in writing.

Mapping the Hero s Journey With Tarot

Author: Arwen Lynch
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781546969457
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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TELL YOUR STORY Starting is easy. But finishing it? There is no one way to "the end" other than writing. Arwen Lynch will show you how you can use a pack of cards to get your story line arced and sparked! When she applied her knowledge of Tarot to the craft of writing, things took off. This book takes you through mapping your hero's journey in a down-to-earth way. There's no need for crystal balls and neon signs. FINISH YOUR BOOK The Hero's Journey is a tried-and-true method of building your story. Because the goal here is to activate your voice and to use your imagination, there is no need to memorize anything. The Tarot is your tool because you are your own boss. Let this book give you a secret weapon disguised as 78 cards. Vision boards can be created. Outlines defeated. Your own creative voice comes out loud and clear. - Learn How Mapping The Hero's Journey Works - Use Tarot In A Completely New Way - Finish Your Book

Putting the Tarot to Work

Author: Mark McElroy
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738704449
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Forego fortune telling for fortune making! You have your cell phone, your pager, and your palm pilot. But a Tarot deck? Why not? It’s the perfect tool for thinking outside the box. Business manager and consultant Mark McElroy has worked and thrived in the corporate pressure cooker. Let him show you the secrets of using the cards to boost your creativity, make better decisions, and increase your value as a boss or employee. Apply this versatile tool today to clarify your values, define your goals, and restore meaning to your career. The cards can even help you to plan productive meetings, breathe new life into dull presentations, and improve business relationships.

Tarot Theory and Practice

Author: Ly de Angeles
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738711381
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In this groundbreaking book, de Angeles shares her original ideas on the nature of prophecy and using tarot to predict the future. Exploring quantum physics, free will, and fate, de Angeles poses a bold new theory, suggesting tarot can impact reality--and the future.

Tarot for Life

Author: Paul Quinn
Publisher: Quest Books
ISBN: 0835630099
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Paul Quinn transforms the Tarot from fortune-telling into the ultimate self-help tool for intuitive guidance, empowerment, and well-being. Discover how to apply the Tarot, as a lifelong resource, to access inner wisdom and gain deeper insights and practical, inspired guidance in relationships, career, family, and personal growth. With illustrations from the Universal Waite deck, the book offers 78 engaging casebook examples (one for each card) from Quinn’s readings for clients. Drawing on Jungian psychology, the Hindu chakras, and other esoteric traditions, he explains how the Tarot can reveal unconscious patterns and offer soul-directed advice leading to positive changes and greater well-being. Quinn also provides guidelines on reading the cards for oneself and others, interpreting reversed cards, handling difficult disclosures, and psychic self-care.

Tarot Journaling

Author: Corrine Kenner
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide Limited
ISBN: 9780738706436
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A tarot journal can help you learn more about the cards, but it can also teach you a great deal about yourself. Beginning tarot students are advised to keep a tarot journal, and many experienced tarot readers are devoted to the practice. The only book of its kind, Tarot Journaling covers everything needed to create, keep, and preserve a personal tarot journal. Readers will discover hundreds of ideas to inspire and enliven their tarot journals, including considerations when choosing journaling materials, how to save time when recording readings, techniques for getting past writer's block, tips for turning negative energy into a positive brainstorming tool, and innovative ideas for protecting privacy. Tarot Journaling offers readers the tools to record and reflect upon the stories told by the cards-the stories of our lives.