The Poet Tarot is a 70-card deck created by and for poets, writers and artists. It features 30 well-known poets on its major arcana and court cards, and has themed minor arcana suits of Quills (Wands), Muses (Cups), Mentors (Swords), and Letterpresses (Pentacles). Published and available now after a successful Kickstarter campaign.
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Tarot Deck - 70 Cards - Total Recall Press 2014
Poet Tarot review by Benebell Wen
The Poet Tarot published by Two Sylvias Press has just made its debut at the 2014 AWP Conference in Seattle. It was created by Kelli Russell Agodon, who is herself a writer, editor, and poet, and Annette Spaulding-Convy, also a poet. There may be some debate as to whether the Poet Tarot is a tarot deck or whether it is an oracle deck, but either way, itís a must-have for any poet or writer and strong recommended for any tarot professionals who frequently read for poets and writers.
Though it is referred to as a tarot deck, I tend to see it more as an oracle deck. First, it has only 70 cards, not the traditional 78. The creators of the Poet Tarot decided to omit the Pages/Knaves and ... read more reviews or write a review.
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More About These CardsName: Poet Tarot
Creators: Kelli Russell Agodon , Annette Spaulding-Convy
Publisher: Total Recall Press 2014
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 48
Suits: Quills, Muses, Mentors, Letterpresses
Court Cards: Queen, King
Card Language: English
Card Back: Reversible
Companion Material: 80-page companion guidebook.
Extra Info: The deck has 70 cards as there are only two court cards in each suit (Queen and King).