My card of the day for 8January is Cilla Conway’s
Page of Swords from her Intuitive Tarot.
This page very much carries on the theme that 2019 is all
about communication, about new ideas and opportunities and about actions, not
In this deck, it seems to me that this Page of Swords is
really quite androgynous, dressed in pale colours and looking very much towards
their future. They hold the sword
upright in front of their face and their eyes are both soft and shrewd. Pages can often appear when new beginnings
are heralded but, above all, this page is about energy and the fires of
passion. Swords are generally associated with the element of Air which can
bring a certain intangibility to your day; perhaps even a kind of ‘wind of
change’ that may bring you to new realisations and help you find your true
Today would be a good day to relax after the busyness of the
holiday season and to gather your thoughts so that you can see what it is that
you are destined to achieve if you just set your mind to it. The fires of
passion are exciting and wonderful but they can also be deceptive and mesmerising.
You should not let this page fan those flames today; this is
your day to reign in your excitement and to look beyond your passion to see beyond
the immediate and into the long term.
But this really is a good day, one that you could remember for a long
while. Calm rationale is today’s key; use it wisely.