The Queens of Shoes
If a picture is worth a thousand words, why not use images to help secure the meanings of the court cards in your head? To this end, I thought we could KICK off today (see what I did there?!) with an exploration of the Tarot Queens through the medium of HIGH-HEELED SHOES!
*very scholarly face on*
The Queen of Swords
Clever, sharp, possessed of a razor wit and allergic to all sorts of flattery or bullshit, the Queen of Swords needs something suitably spiky as her footwear. I picked this because of the fantastic spiked heel, airy cut-out feel and butterfly motif!
|Yes, she would rather be wearing flip flops – but one needs to SUFFER for one’s high heel
This Queen’s power is related to home, health and wealth. She appears if we need to ground ourselves – a spot of gardening, meditation, physical activity, care of your health, redecorating the spare room etc. But if any Queen was going to extoll the virtues of a the wellington boot, it would the the Queen of Pentacles. But since there’s no such thing as a practical high heel….. I had to do a powerful lot of googling. Googling shoes. What hardship. But the struggle was worth it, for I found this:
|Grrrr – have lost the source link for this image, sorry!
But shhhhhh, don’t tell the other Queens or they’ll want them too!