Welter Quill 2020-June

Character 1

Deep Past Position: Queen of Swords

  • This character had a perceptive, yet cruel, mother as a child. As a result, this person had to keep their wits sharp and their heart guarded.

Recent Past Position: Queen of Cups

  • As they got older, they were able to find kindness elsewhere in the world and become more comfortable.

Current Situation Position: The Devil

  • Unfortunately, this involved becoming trapped in addiction as a form of escape from past pain.

Character 2

Deep Past Position: Queen of Wands

  • This character grew up fiercely independent and outgoing with many friends.

Recent Past Position: Five of Cups

  • Sadly, they unexpectedly lost the love of their life.

Current Situation Position: The Empress

  • They are now trying to raise a child entirely on their own.

Conflict

Conflict Position: The Sun

  • Each of these characters are trying to achieve vitality and joy in their lives, but aren’t sure how to go about it just yet.

Your task is to write a story exploring these two characters and the conflict between them. Good luck!

~ Mythic Tarot by Liz Greene (Author), Juliet Sharman-Burke (Author), Tricia Newell (Illustrator) © 1986
~ Credit for 3D model and assets used in this rendered image can be found here.

Welter Quill 2020-May

Character 1

Deep Past Position: Five of Pentacles

  • This character has felt emptiness, lack, and a sense of being ostracized for some reason in their deep past.

Recent Past Position: The Priest

  • Because of this, they have done their best to fit in with the restrictions of the rigid traditions of their surrounding culture to make up for it.

Current Situation Position: Five of Wands

  • Despite their efforts, they still find themselves challenged by their circumstances and feel agitated by it, wishing to find another way.

Character 2

Deep Past Position: Three of Cups

  • This character has always been surrounded by good friends and good times in their childhood.

Recent Past Position: Ace of Swords

  • In their recent past, they were suddenly faced with the cold, hard truth of the world.

Current Situation Position: Strength

  • Dissatisfied with the way things are, this person must find their inner strength to make the changes they need.

Conflict

Conflict Position: The Priestess

  • Both of these characters must learn how to overcome doubt and trust in themselves and their intuition.

Your task is to write a story exploring these two characters and the conflict between them. Good luck!

~ Mystic Faerie Tarot by Linda Ravenscroft (Illustrator), Barbara Moore (Author) © 2015
~ Credit for 3D model and assets used in this rendered image can be found here.

Welter Quill 2020-April

Character 1

Deep Past Position: Ace of Cups

  • This person lived a rather emotionally turbulent childhood for some reason. The experience however did give birth to a great deal of inspiration in the process.

Recent Past Position: Page of Pentacles

  • This characters creative endeavors in the past sadly were deemed wasteful by others and was strongly encouraged to seek out something more practical in life.

Current Situation Position: The Hanged Man

  • This person currently finds themselves in a stagnating limbo of sorts while they try to figure things out at this time.

Character 2

Deep Past Position: Nine of Wands

  • This character has lived a life of undaunted perseverance. For whatever reason, they have had to keep working hard for everything they have ever had accomplished in their deep past. This has left a lasting mark in their life.

Recent Past Position: Three of Swords

  • This person has had to deal with a painful truth in their recent past, which has caused them some struggle before they could move on. It may have even left an emotional scar to contend with in the future.

Current Situation Position: Page of Swords

  • They are currently attempting to move ahead with new resolve with the ethical foundation from which they grew up with in childhood.

Conflict

Conflict Position: Nine of Pentacles

While they both seek rest and refinement, someone or something is being exploited and it needs to be addressed somehow.

Your task is to write a story exploring these two characters and the conflict between them. Good luck!

~ Mystic Dreamer Tarot by Heidi Darras (Illustrator), Barbara Moore (Author) © 2012
~ Credit for 3D model and assets used in this rendered image can be found here.