The Wild Harmonic Oracle Lost Cards of the vortex Suit

Vortex – The Lost Suit of the Wild Harmonic Oracle

Not many know that during the development of the Wild Harmonic Oracle Deck, it had an eighth suit called Vortex. The deck was less formed then, and cards were changing places daily, even hourly at times. At this point, I had not conceived of the Shadow pseudo-element as a suit.… Read more

“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” -Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Oracular Art – Origins Of The Wild Harmonic Oracle, Part Four

“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupery The overall execution of the art in this deck is very intentional. Here is a bit of the backstory on why I illustrated the cards as I… Read more

Dream Sutras Spread – Crafting Oracular Mantras With The Wild Harmonic Oracle Cards

The Wild Harmonic deck can be used in any reading style, depending on the reader’s aptitudes and interests. However, the deck was made to help a questioner go beyond the normal inquiries about everyday issues and to see into the subtle energies at play behind them. In this way, the… Read more

“Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood. Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.” -Sun Tzu

Elemental Play – Origins Of The Wild Harmonic Oracle, Part Three

The Wild Harmonic Oracle is covertly an attempt to help people get back in touch and in harmony with the elemental realm. I believe that our dissociation from nature and the earth below our feet is at the root of our modern problems. With this deck, I hope to encourage… Read more

“Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal” -T.S. Elliot

Cultural References – Origins Of The Wild Harmonic Oracle, Part Two

With all of the consciousness arising around the notion of cultural ownership these days, I would be remiss if I didn’t make a commentary on my work regarding the topic. I am not a fan of cultural appropriation and I am sensitive to when I or others may be participating… Read more

“Curiouser and curiouser.” -Alice (in Wonderland)

Wiley Cards – Origins Of The Wild Harmonic Oracle, Part One

“Curiouser and curiouser.” —Alice (in Wonderland) Creating the Wild Harmonic Oracle Deck was far from a straightforward experience. The process began some 20 years ago when I created a magical language for use in sacred rituals and dream walking. The language, which I call Dreaming Tongue, is based on a… Read more

“I thought the most beautiful thing in the world must be shadow.” -Sylvia Plath

Dredging The Shadows

As the wheel turns and the Wild Harmonic Oracle Cards publication is imminent (October 2021, by Schiffer/Red-Feather—join my email list to stay informed), I am again returning to delving into the mysteries I created for myself in this deck. One might think that as the deck’s creator, I am somehow… Read more