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Spirit Medicine

Amber the Alchemist pulls a tarot and an oracle card just for you

Mirror: Awakened Soul Oracle Deck.


‘While some women leave their 30s in protest — kicking and screaming — thankfully, I don’t think that will be me’

Photo: Jose Luis Pelaez Inc/Getty Images


I’m Learning

Idk if it’s possible to achieve perfection, I think we should strive for self-acceptance🦋

A portrait of a black woman outside in the sunlight, smiling
A portrait of a black woman outside in the sunlight, smiling
Photo: Mireya Acierto/Getty Images


Photo Illustration: Save As/Medium; Source: Nikole Hannah-Jones, a staff w​riter and investigative journa​list for The New York Times Ma​gazine, a​t the Times building in Midtow​n Manhattan in 2016. Photo: Karsten Moran/Redux


One woman’s fervent wish for better representation


Zorascope
Zorascope
Illustrations: Dani Pendergast

ZORASCOPE

The astrology of March 8–March 14

Word for the week

Three things

  • What are the things/people you engage with when you want to escape?
  • How do fantasy and illusion play a role in your life?
  • What comes up when you hear the word “dream”?

Moons of the week

  • Moon enters Capricorn — Since March 6 at 8:20 p.m. CT
  • Moon enters Aquarius — March 9 at 1:41 a.m. CT
  • Moon enters Pisces — March 11 at 8:44 a.m. CT
  • Moon…


Allegations of bullying levied at Markle remind us that our character will be attacked by folks uncomfortable with our existence

Meghan Markle attends the Commonwealth Day Service 2020 at Westminster Abbey on March 9, 2020 in London, England. Photo: Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images


I’m Learning

If it’s not about me and my peace of mind, it can wait

Black woman holding a cup in her hands with eyes closed, enjoying a calm moment at home.
Black woman holding a cup in her hands with eyes closed, enjoying a calm moment at home.
Photo: Westend61/Getty Images


Black women are allowed to have emotions, including anger

Photo: DjelicS/Getty Images


Zorascope
Zorascope
Illustrations: Dani Pendergast

ZORASCOPE

The astrology of March 1–March 7

Word for the week

Three things

  • Some things weren’t impossible; they just weren’t an option you were open to.
  • Connect with your senses. Relocate your baseline.
  • You are the architect of your dreams and (most of) your reality. Build in both places, not just one.

Moons of the week

  • Moon enters Libra — Since February 28 @ 1:17 p.m. CT
  • Moon enters Scorpio — March 2 @ 2:38 p.m. CT
  • Moon enters Sagittarius — March 4 @ 4:43 p.m. CT
  • Moon enters…

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