The Hierophant asks us to rewrite our stories and examine the outdated belief systems we apply to ourselves
The process of living and writing my life, even its ordinary moments, is a process of slow transfiguration.
August is the month of Leo. In the Tarot this is the “Strength” card, often featuring the mighty lion, which represents courage.
I am worthy of getting my needs met. I am worthy of taking up space. I am — just as I am — worthy of existing.
I found no eyes questioning me, as a poet (a young one), or as a black woman, traveling alone — I stopped to photograph the moment.
While much of the future still feels uncertain, we can allow ourselves to find some steady ground again.
As French poet Rene Char puts it: ‘We have only one recourse in the face of death: Make art before it happens.’
All we can do is try for a small shift. And even if these shifts feel futile at first, they will eventually redirect your energy.
Claim your stories. Claim your mistakes, your lessons and your heartache.
When we do the work to center ourselves, we make better choices in all areas of our life.