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June 20 marks the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere, coinciding with record-breaking heat waves worldwide, affecting 75% of the globe in the past year alone.

Summer Solstice and Global Heat


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Conversely, Antarctica experienced unprecedented cold during its southern winter, a stark contrast amid global heatwaves.

Antarctica's Record Cold


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Embracing extreme heat as a metaphor for simplification and focus in creative endeavors, reflecting on the impact of environmental factors.

Personal Reflections on Heat


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Explaining the concept of a tarotscope—a blend of tarot and astrology—tailored for collective audiences and zodiac signs.

Introduction to Tarotscope


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As a producer for the podcast Five and Nine, focused on magic, work, and economic justice, highlighting partnerships and influences.

Role and Background


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Introduction to the Mixed Signals Tarot deck and the context of the tarot reading conducted during a hot California day.

Tarot Deck and Reading Setup


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Exploring the significance of the Gate (The Star) and the Lock (Temperance) cards in the tarot spread, symbolizing celestial and emotional challenges.

Tarot Reading Interpretation - Gate and Lock


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Insights for Fire signs (Aries, Leo, Sagittarius) with the Two of Stones card, emphasizing balance and preparation amidst change.

Elemental Guidance - Fire Signs


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Guidance for Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn) with the Six of Swords, focusing on grounding energy and navigating collective traumas.

Elemental Guidance - Earth Signs


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Advice for Air signs (Gemini, Libra, Aquarius) with The Empress card, encouraging flexibility and creativity in facing uncertainties.

Elemental Guidance - Air Signs


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Advice for Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces) with Two of Cups, encouraging emotional connection by the influence of love and artistic expressions.

Elemental Guidance – Water Signs