church of tarot: seven of wands

seven of wandsThis week’s card is the Seven of Wands which portrays a young man on a craggy eminence, brandishing a staff, six other staves are raised towards him from below. It is a card of valor, for on the surface, six are attacking one, who has, however, the vantage position. On the intellectual plane, it signifies discussion, wordy strife, in business – negotiations, war of trade, barter, competition. It is further a card of success for the combatant is on the top and his enemies may be unable to reach him. Are you on top of the world this week? How so? Do you love that guy’s pants or what?