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Janet Boyer
USA
JanetBoyer.com. Author of Back in Time Tarot, Tarot in Reverse, Naked Tarot and 365 Tarot: Daily Meditations. Co-creator of the Snowland Deck, Coffee Tarot and Charming Oracle. Amazon Hall of Fame/Vine Reviewer. Mystic. Homeschooling Mom. Wife. Award-Winning Cook. Iconoclast. Renaissance Soul. Fizz of ideas. Mental Hygienist.
Interests: books, writing, reviewing, tarot, publishing, paranormal, new age, astrology, numerology, signs, symbols, archetypes, social psychology, personality systems, iron maiden, rush
Recent Activity
I always consider Justice 11, personally. Interesting about the 2 connection--and that the High Priestess is usually silent.
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Both Christianity and Paganism have a concept of Karma--and we're now seeing this archetypal pattern played out in the media with the #MeToo movement that's exposing sexual predation in movies, theater, radio, comedy and politics. In the New Testament, Galatians 6:7 states: Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Pentacle & Cross
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Our Coffee Tarot (funded with Kickstarter) is now shipping to non-backers! Deck comes with 78 Cards + 4 Elemental Significators + Hand-Sewn Bag + .pdf of Keywords, plus free access to our secret Coffee Tarot Club Facebook Group. My husband, Ron Boyer, created all images by hand (watercolor pencil)--co-conceived/formatted by... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Fizz of Ideas
I "see" you, Jennifer! HAHAHA! (Thanks for stopping by! I'm so excited you're excited. Seriously. It makes blogging fun!)
Bless you, Carolyn! I'm not sure about brave--just sharing a melding of spiritual paths in a non-threatening way. ;o) I so appreciate you stopping by. Thanks for your kind words, too.
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2017 on Welcome to Pentacle & Cross! at Pentacle & Cross
Awww thanks, Ang! ::raises a steaming mug to her girlfriend::
Thanks so much Angie and Jennifer!
Toggle Commented Nov 14, 2017 on Welcome to Pentacle & Cross! at Pentacle & Cross
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Philosophers, mystics, seekers and theologians have pondered this question for millennia.The most basic box to tick is "Creator". Creator of the universe, the earth, humanity, atoms and so on. But we can't really know who or what a Creator (or Creators) are except for a story. Some call this story... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at Pentacle & Cross
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I have an unusual religious background: I was raised Pentecostal (Assemblies of God), and felt "called" to be a minister when I was young child. Our pastor was a woman,so it didn't seem an unusual aspiration in the least. When I was 15, a new guy started attending our church--a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at Pentacle & Cross
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1. What’s your favorite breakfast food? That's a tough one! Breakfast is my favorite meal! If I want something sweet nothing is better than a bowl of Special K with the chocolate bits in them. If I need something that will stick with me through lunch I make a pepperoni... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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1. What’s your favorite breakfast food? My favorite food in the world is a Jewish breakfast spread: Bagels, lox, whitefish, sable, bialys, fresh cream cheese, tomatoes, and onions. 2. Book you’d like to give everyone (or wish they would read)? Hard to narrow down, but the book I’ve given away... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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How many java junkies out there? You, too? Coffee Tarot's Version of the Judgment Card Tasseomancy While a cup of coffee may be a simple symbol for a morning wake-up call, it’s possible to glean information from this beloved brown elixir. This oracular practice is known as tasseomancy or tasseography.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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Well! Some portions of the online cartomanic world is aflutter over Hay House author Doreen Virtue's renouncement of Tarot cards, archangels and "pagan" gods--genres that she has profited from. But, but...our Snowland Deck! Here's what I wrote on Facebook: 1. She can do anything she damn well pleases with products... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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We always update our Coffee Tarot site and Facebook page with the most recent card images, but I thought I'd share a few here. Ron has only 0 images left to illustrate--7 Fire cards and the backing--as well as a recently unlocked Stretch Goal bonus card: BRAINSTORM. (All the deets... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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A few days ago, Ron and I were interviewed on video about our Coffee Tarot Kickstarter project--and we talked about deck creation, diversity (or lack thereof) in Tarot, our collaborative process and more. Watch below: Haven't backed our wonderful project yet? Click here to discover all the goodies we're offering,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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At last, a labor of love is completed! I and dozens of other artists from around the world contributed to the very first International Tarot Day Deck. You can see all the cards and read the bios of everyone here. To purchase this vibrant, innovative deck, click here. (It's priced... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
We've launched our Coffee Tarot: Grande Edition on Kickstarter! Come on by this link to check out the goodies--and make sure you watch the video above. Thanks so much! <span style="font-size: 14pt;" data-mce-style="font-size: 14pt;"><span style="color: #7f3f00;" data-mce-style="color: #7f3f00;"> <a class="asset-img-link" href="http://janetboyer.typepad.com/.a/6a013485f24774970c01b8d29b7c73970c-pi" style="display: inline;" data-mce-href="http://janetboyer.typepad.com/.a/6a013485f24774970c01b8d29b7c73970c-pi" data-mce-style="display: inline;"><img class="asset asset-image at-xid-6a013485f24774970c01b8d29b7c73970c img-responsive"... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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1. What’s your favorite breakfast food? A big ol’ plate of bacon. 2. Book you’d like to give everyone (or wish they would read)? The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 3. What makes you laugh? Tarot Memes 4. Song that never gets old: "I Gotta Feeling" by The Black Eyed Peas... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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1. What’s your favorite breakfast food? Vegan blueberry pancakes with real maple syrup, but usually I just have coffee and, maybe, some fruit. Preferred fruit: strawberries or blueberries. 2. Book you’d like to give everyone (or wish they would read)? There are so so many. But I choose Learning by... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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It’s time for another edition of Sweet and Sour Tarot! For the uninitiated, click here to find out what in the hell this is all about. Click here to see the first installment on the High Priestess. The short version: Our Snowland Deck is the “sweet” in this equation. Our... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
OMG, Craig, you are BRILLIANT! HAHAHA! Wait until I show Noah. He will LOVE this. (LMAO at "Collie Satan".) I'm so proud of all the research and work Noah put into this card. He thought of patterning it after the RWS, so I told him all the objects on the table symbolize the four elements--and, during his research, look for things that may correlate to them. After weeks of his diligent research, I was so psyched when he told me what they would be. :o)
Toggle Commented Jul 12, 2017 on Nicola Tesla as The Magician at Fizz of Ideas
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We love getting educational lectures from The Great Courses--and the linguistics lectures from Dr. Anne Curzan are among our favorites. Did you know that "Rage Quit" was a word? Click here to read what it is--and who does it. Here's a neat TED Talk by Dr. Curzan on what makes... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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Noah thought Niocola Tesla would make a wonderful Magician card for the 2017 International Tarot Day Deck--and I agree! Noah's explanation: I chose Nicola Tesla to represent The Magician because this extraordinary scientist and inventor helped usher in the electrical revolution, including A/C (alternating current), VTOL military aircraft and radio... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas
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Image by Janet Boyer. Text by Macarena Hurtado The 2017 International Tarot Day Deck will be for sale soon! We plan on pricing it close to/at cost since this was a labor of love to celebrate Tarot...not to make a profit. Stay tuned! In the meantime, we would love for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2017 at Fizz of Ideas