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The Essential Lenormand by Rana George (Video Book Review)

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

If you're interested in learning the Lenormand and want to have an excellent book in your hands, this is the book for you. Author Rana George speaks with the encouraging voice of a skilled teacher, in an organized and clearly understandable manner. Rana is a highly respected expert on the topic of Lenormand reading, and you'll be learning the pa...

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The Emerald Forest Lenormand: A Review

Posted on March 10, 2014 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)

This is a 10 minute video review of The Emerald Forest Lenormand,

a deck created by Tarot Lyn.

The deck can be purchased at ww...

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Lakota Wheel of the Year Spread (A Year of Virtues)

Posted on December 28, 2013 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Happy New Year!

We're in for a brand new year.

What will it hold for you?

How can you best use its energies each month to improve your life?

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The Enchanted Lenormand Oracle - A Video Review

Posted on November 16, 2013 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

It's unusual for me to write a review about a Lenormand,

but The En...

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Creative Flashes in the Middle of the Night...?

Posted on October 12, 2013 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (1)

Pictured: Breath of the Night Lenormand

To learn more about the Lenormand, visit my educational Lenormand page at

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Review: Gilded Reverie Lenormand, Mass Market Edition

Posted on October 5, 2013 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (6)

"Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development,

invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears."

Edgar Allan Poe

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Can Tarot Be Read in a Grand Tableau?

Posted on August 30, 2013 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (3)

Above: The Universal Waite Pocket Tarot Deck (borders removed), published by U.S. Games Systems, Inc., Copyright 1991.

Used with permission. Further reproduction prohobited.

I've been wondering if Tarot can be read successfully in a ...

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How to Read Tarot Like the Lenormand

Posted on August 30, 2013 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (0)

This two part tutorial shows how to read Tarot like the Lenormand in both small spreads

(Part 1, or Video 1) as well as in large spreads (Part 2, or Video 2).

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Lenormand Double Line of Three (Quick Spread)

Posted on August 24, 2013 at 9:15 AM Comments comments (0)

This is a spread I created that is perfect for daily draws and beginners,

as well as for advanced readers who ...

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The Semantics of Lenormand

Posted on July 28, 2013 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (1)

"Trust me, though, the words were on their way, and when they arrived, Liesel would hold them in her hands like the clouds, and she would wring them out like rain.”

― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

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Playing With 3-Card Lenormand Readings: Beginner Tutorial

Posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)


"The limits of my language means the limits of my world."

Ludwig Wittgenstein


Let's take some 3-card combinations and move them around to see how the language of Lenormand varies ...

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Honing Lenormand Skills Through Books & Movies

Posted on July 11, 2013 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo ...

Books & Movies In The Cards

I love to read and listen to audio books. I use the reading experience as an opportunity to learn about card systems.  Books offer opportu...

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Sample Lenormand Reading: "Will I Get The Job?"

Posted on July 5, 2013 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

The above spead is an actual predictive reading.

The question was:

"Will I get the job?"

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Memorizing the Lenormand Court Cards -- The Easy Peasy Way!

Posted on June 29, 2013 at 12:50 AM Comments comments (1)

The Court cards in Lenormand

can give some interesting stories about additional PEOPLE in readings.

However, not all Leno...

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Lenormand: How to Ask (and answer) a Question with Precision

Posted on June 28, 2013 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Setting up a clear, precise question is key to an accurate Lenormand reading.

And once you've clarified a crisp question, STICKING to the question is just as important.

Here is an exam...

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Bringing it Back to the Question

Posted on June 27, 2013 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (2)

When doing cartomancy readings, the most important part of the process has to do with setting up a clear question with precision. But after all that work, some readers forget to apply the context of that question to the cards that follow. This can create sloppy readings or confusion to the person learning to read the cards.

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Card Order Matters: Lenormand for Beginners

Posted on June 23, 2013 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (2)

This is a video tutorial for those just starting out with the Lenormand. The order the cards appear in a reading is critical to clear, crisp interpretation of Lenormand spreads.

This video takes you on a 7-minute walk through the way Lenormand reading...

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Baby Steps for Your First 9-Card Lenormand Reading

Posted on June 19, 2013 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (2)

If you've been practicing your 3-card Lenormand readings faithfully, but feel a bit intimidated stepping up to a 9-card spread, this is the video for you. This tutorial takes baby steps, and blends what you already know into the 9 cards.

This 14 minute video tutorial can be watched by cli...

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