The Tarot

Five of Pentacles – Tarot Symbolism

Five of Pentacles The Five of Pentacles is generally a card about loss (whether it be financial, poor health, bad luck, etc.) but also a reminder that this too shall pass. In this scene, the sweet doe-eyed girl is doctoring the young, old, and ailing onions. As onions have their place in history as folk… Continue reading Five of Pentacles – Tarot Symbolism

Random Musings

THIS WEEKEND! Morbidly Adorable Booth at Nampa Festival of the Arts 2017!

NAMPA FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS – AUGUST 12 & 13 Morbidly Adorable, The Art of Misty Benson will be at Nampa Festival of the Arts (Nampa, ID) with original paintings, sculptures, limited edition canvases, prints, cameo necklaces, magnets, stickers, buttons, and more! This is the Morbidly Adorables only appearance at an Art Show since 2011.… Continue reading THIS WEEKEND! Morbidly Adorable Booth at Nampa Festival of the Arts 2017!

The Tarot · writing

Get Your Rotten Fortunes Here…

What if a seemingly sweet set of cards suddenly soured?! Here is a piece I wrote about the tarot deck and the premise that it had “gone bad”! What if a seemingly sweet set of cards suddenly soured?! To help put this into context, I should probably mention that I grew up watching tons of… Continue reading Get Your Rotten Fortunes Here…

Random Musings

World Book Day

One of my favorite things to do is photograph (albeit poorly!) my current pile of bodies, erm, I mean books that I #amreading! My accomplice, @nampalibrary, gleefully disposes of the evidence when I am done devouring my prey! #WorldBookDay #bookslut Scratch: Writers, Money, and the Art of Making a Living Love Warrior (Oprah’s Book Club): A Memoir… Continue reading World Book Day