The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.
Multitasking has you unfocused and disorganized. This number reveals that you feel overwhelmed and under appreciated. Somehow you got lost in the details and forgot about the big picture. You haven’t been asking for help because you feel a burden you didn’t work through from a previous life. It is okay to say no. This is a time to walk away and take a breather. Transform your skills of rebuilding the world in your mind into accomplishing something on a small scale. Take baby steps instead of attempting huge strides. You will thank yourself for taking an easier way.
The willow tree is often found growing along rivers and in areas of high water concentration. In nature it can protect riverbanks, but in human populated areas it can be a destructive force to drainage systems and walkways. This is why the letter Saille, the willow, is often associated with emotions, dreams, and the subconscious. It is a tree that longs to break up our outer protective world to get into the deep recesses to find more water and nourishment. Drawing this letter is a cause for serious soul searching.
Fortune – When you see this Ogham it is time to take a long look into your subconscious and innermost thoughts! Your soul knows the answer you seek!
This thorny tree is known for it’s negative uses over the years. It has been used for cattle proofing with its thorns, the berries have been turned into alcohol, and the thorns were once dipped in poison as a weapon. Drawing this letter brings forth ideas of pain, negativity, pessimism, and potential conflict. If Straif comes up in your reading it is very wise to pay attention to any warnings.
Fortune – This Ogham can denote very bad signs ahead. Pay very close attention to matters in life that way you can avoid the warning that you were given.
The beauty of heather flowers is one reason it is associated with the Irish Goddess of love, fertility, and new growth. Be happy when you draw this letter because it denotes love, companionship, and passion. Whether it will be a new love or an old love rekindled, Ura is a powerful symbol and one that may bring great luck in your love life.
Fortune – This Ogham deals in matters of Love. Whether it is new love or rekindling of old love, enjoy the peace and love that comes with Ura!
“Not-this” – Literally: “Need-fire” or “Necessity” – Esoteric: Constraint, Friction
Key Concepts: Need, resistance, constraint, conflict, drama, effort, necessity, urgency, hard work, need-fire, life lessons, creative friction, distress, force of growth, the consequence of past action, short term pain for long term gain
Psi: resistance, need, effort
Energy: necessity, coming forth into being, urgency
Mundane: doing what must be done, chores, hard work
Divinations: Resistance (leading to strength), recognition of örlög (ultimate law, primal truth), innovation, need-fire (self-reliance), personal development and life lessons, achievement through effort; or constraint of freedom, distress, toil, drudgery, laxity, warnings, worry, guilt, moral cowardice, unfulfilled or unrecognized needs.
When the Emperor card shows his face, it’s a sign of dominance and strength, two qualities that may be lacking in your love life right now. An overall loss of self-confidence could be to blame, or maybe you just aren’t feeling as sexy as usual. Either way, the Emperor is a sign that it’s time to face your sexual demons head on. Whatever’s holding you back from experiencing pure pleasure shouldn’t be a problem much longer if you’re willing to confront and conquer your sexual insecurities.