Tag: desert

Nov 12

Mulberry Wands Chapter Eight

Want to start at the beginning? Go here. Chapter Eight     Griff felt like he was on top of the world. Not only had he been making plenty of money with the wand selling (enough to move out at the end of his lease, he was sure) but Fallon called him up and asked if …

Continue reading

Jun 05

Book Review: The Alchemist

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho I started this book not having any preconceived notions of what it was or what it was about except that the cover said it was an international bestseller. I can see why it was an international bestseller. While the story is a simple story (which I had heard before, slightly …

Continue reading

Mar 24

Book Review: Holes

Holes by Louis Sachar I read this book on the strength of the recommendation of my favorite 10-year-old, who said she read it in class and that it was really good. By a stunning feat of emotional fortitude, she managed to not give me any spoilers, so I’ll extend the same courtesy. The book begins …

Continue reading

May 05

Page of Staves

The page cards are just below the knights.  In traditional decks, the jacks took over both of them.  Pages represent youths, and in the Robin Wood tarot deck, the suit of staves represents fire.  In the Robin Wood tarot deck, the Page of Wands (same as staffs or staves) stands in the desert and has …

Continue reading