Tarot

The Ace of Swords

AceOfSwords

I’ve decided to start my own Tarot design project over on DeviantArt using the Miku Miku Moving program. Please let me know what you think!

Not to worry, I’ll continue to feature the series I started with in the links below.


Today we’re featuring and exploring the Ace of Swords, the first card of the Sword Suit in the Minor Arcana.

Additional Card Images

So take a look at these four cards on DeviantArt and compare them to the first one I presented. How are they the same? How are they different? What do they say to you?

Take your time. Let them “speak” to your soul and mind.


Themes of the Card

The Ace of Swords is the first card in the Swords Suit of the Minor Arcana and as such represents the pure essence of its suit.

According to the Learning the Tarot website, the keywords associated with the card are:

  • MENTAL FORCE
  • TRUTH
  • JUSTICE
  • FORTITUDE

You can read more about this card in detail on their website here.


What This Card Means to Me

Like all the Aces, this card is the budding energy of its suit. Here we can feel the gentle breeze of the intellect coursing within us. While it encourages us to seek out truth and justice as we push forward in our endeavors, we must be mindful not to allow ourselves to become clouded in judgement.


The Music Playlist

In the spirit of all this, these are the songs picked out thus far for this card.

My Ace of Swords Playlist

Do you have any songs you think should be on this list? Suggest them in the comments!


The Writing Prompt

Now as a writer with everything we’ve gone over with this card what comes to mind? Start writing! Doesn’t matter what it is. Stretch your mind and let The Ace of Swords speak to you.

I would love it if you linked or pinged back what you wrote so I could see where you went with this.

Happy writing!

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