Badger's Forest Tarot by Nakisha VanderHoeven (GameCrafter, 2013), who also created the Rabbit Tarot. The artwork is beautiful, presenting a variety of wild, woodland creatures on its cards. The Majors show the greatest variety, while the suits are divided into Rabbits (Wands), Foxes (Cups), Badgers (Swords) and Crows (Pentacles).
Here in the Four of Crows (Pentacles) we have a crow with a bright, red
berry in its beak. The landscape is covered in snow, and the crow is tucking the berry in with three others already stored under a
More than many traditional Four of Pentacle images, this card makes me think of the cold
and hardship of winter, the struggle to find food in nature and the joy
at the warm, bright pleasures we come across. It is a reminder to
prepare for the winter months, but also to make the most of any surprise
that comes our way.
Dear One and I are having a spa day: definitely a warm, sensual
pleasure to savour before the rigours of the next few weeks and months!
I am grateful for hot pools and massages.