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Today’s Tarot: Oyá from the New Orleans Voodoo Deck


Oyá is known as the mother of nine, the mother of storms, the watcher of the underworld, birth, sex and death. she is the one who brought Shango back to life. she is the warrior queen. she is change and transformation. when receiving the card of Oyá, expect a sharp change in your life to show its face very soon. this change can be very brief and abrupt, or it can be a long chapter of your journey. do not fear the change this card brings. evolution is needed for improvement. evolution is needed for survival. the disruption of your comfort means to bring you closer to yourself. face yourself with love and remember that fate is not always ours to control.


Katherine Elizabeth Jackson, aka Abstrkt, is a Long Beach to Oakland to Atlanta-based writer, creator and manager of the lifestyle and adventure website, Abstrkt Femme. When she is not creating content for her website she is performing as a Afro-cultural dancer, working in the holistic health field as a Reiki Master practitioner, or documenting her life experiences through photography and writing. She uses her experiences as a multifaceted artist and healer to view the lessons of life from many angles, which she then shares on Abstrkt Femme and in her book, Alive In Everything.

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