9 of Pentacles

14/04/2021 - Making sure you get some alone time is important right now. Don't feel guilty in saying "no" to invitations or pleas for help. It's not forever but just so you can get in clear contact with yourself and what you want and need going into the future.

05/02/2021 - Taking some time for yourself for contemplation, relaxation or meditation is a good way to recharge and refocus. There is no need to take it to an extreme and isolate yourself from everyone and everything, just those things/people who are demanding too much from you.

12/09/2020 -  Finding that peace within is very important for many at this time. Life is forcing changes which for some are hard while for others they are welcome. Either way it can be a very disruptive process. It is important to take the time to find the peaceful core within. It doesn't matter if you can't maintain it for long periods. Every time you do connect with the peace within it strengthens you for these challenging times.

23/08/2020 - Those who have learned to be independent or alone are coming in to a time where they will find companionship in ways they never imaged it could be. This may be a bit unsettling for some but it can all work out well with a little time for adjustment and compromise

09/07/2020 - Slowing down the pace and enjoying the journey of life will bring about that quality of life so many are striving for. Trying to force some issue may bring about the opposite result to that which is desired.

13/05/2020 - Standing tall and standing firm in the resolve to be true to some decision you have made. This may not be easy but you can and will do it.

09/04/2020 - Finding that core of strength within is something many are working on right now. Take the time to discover what you are really made of and work with that to become strong and self reliant. You can do this.

26/03/2020 - Being on your own has its advantages and many or you are beginning to realise this. It may be a bit of a struggle to adjust for some people right now but being on your own does not mean being alone or lonely. Some will successfully achieve it within an existing relationship while others will be content to go it alone for awhile. It's all part of life's growth.

04/02/2020 - Looking within and appreciating what you have and what you have achieved at some level thus far in life. Setting new goals and making plans on how to attain them. Acceptance of that which cannot be changed and a determination to change what can be changed for the better.

25/09/2019 - Don't forget to nurture yourself. This is a good time to do something for you. Set limitations and boundaries and be confident to be yourself.

29/08/2019 - Do not fear being alone. Sometimes we just have to undergo a period of being alone in order to get to know our true self. Many are now going into this alone time or are preparing to leave it behind. If you are going in to it then be aware that this is your time to find yourself and your personal power. Use the time wisely. If you are coming out of it then don't be afraid to show yourself to the world in all your strength.

03/07/2019 - You have much to be grateful for. Whether in a relationship or single this is where you appreciate yourself as an individual rather than as part of a couple.

14/05/2019 - get in touch and keep in touch with your own needs and in looking after those you will find the strength and resilience you need to get through a difficult patch.

26/04/2019 - You have done it. You have achieved something that has taken quite some time and a lot of effort on your part. You deserve to feel very pleased with yourself.

24/02/2019 - you will have good reason to be feeling very pleased with yourself in some way. Those who have been feeling a bit unsteady lately will regain their confidence.

20/02/2019 - For various reasons many of you will be contemplating your independence and sorting out just what you want out of life and relationships.

20/12/2018 - That feeling of contentment at a job well done is yours even if only for a little while. There may be more to do and more effort may be needed to achieve ultimate success but it is the small achievements along the way that make the journey so memorable.

13/12/2018 - Calm in the midst of a storm. All around you may seem to be in chaos but you will be the voice of reason who can help each person involved to see their own way forward.

19/10/2018 and 20/10/2018 - Time spent in meditation and/or contemplation will pay off. If you feel the need to be on your own for awhile then do all you need to do to make it happen. So much is going on that is leading to new ways of dealing with life's challenges that it is sometimes necessary to opt out of all the pressure and get some new bearings for a new direction in life.

01/07/2018 - You have accomplished something quite significant. This may be obvious to those close to you and they may congratulate you for your success. For some this is an inner accomplishment that may not be apparent on the surface. Over the coming months it will become apparent just what you have succeeded in achieving over the past year or so.  

19/06/2018 - You may seek to be alone for awhile so that you can review recent and past events. This will ensure that you understand what has been happening and what it means for you in the bigger picture of your life. Some important life decisions are coming and it is best that you are very clear about the direction you want your life to take.  

22/03/2018 - You may find yourself thinking deeply about how you can consolidate your future. There are some things in your favour and some things that you may be concerned about. A lot has to do with having to take a chance on something. It is time to take a chance on yourself so go for what you know you deserve and don't settle for less.  

04/03/2018 - Continue to sort through any issues that are undermining your confidence. A new phase in life is coming and the things happening now are giving you the opportunity to get things sorted within yourself so you can move forward with confidence.  

28/02/2018 - You have every good reason to be feeling proud of yourself in some way. You have accomplished a lot recently and it is now time to appreciate that and to also receive appreciation from others.  

19/02/2018 - Feeling satisfied and fulfilled with life is a wonderful experience that many of you are currently feeling or soon will be. This is born out of much soul searching and realising what is truly important in life.

25/01/2018 - Events are leading you to finding yourself and knowing yourself so well that you can make realistic plans for the future. Some will discover a new talent or realise they are capable of a lot more than they thought. This card is telling you to have faith in yourself and your ability to be successful in life.

11/10/2017 - You have the ability to be self sufficient, not needing others to prop you up or give you an identity. Take note of those qualities you admire in others and then look at yourself. You have them too so be confident in the choices you are making right now. 

03/07/2017 and 04/07/2017 - Events now in your life are showing you that change in some way is needed. This may only be in small ways but for some it is in major ways. Take time out to consider your life, what you want, what you have, what is missing and in time the path ahead will open up to you quite clearly.

19/05/2017 - You have within you what you need to be successful and happy. Events playing out now in your life are showing you this if you want to see it. The choice is yours to open your eyes to the possibilities being presented to you or to look away.

25/01/2017 - You have all you really need to be happy and it is just a matter of working with what you have got on hand, looking at things a little differently and letting a whole lot of things go because they really are not important anymore.

03/09/2016 - It is time to foucus on yourself, what you need, what you already have, what you want, what others expect of you, what you expect of yourself etc. Might well be time to put yourself first for awhile.

26/05/2015 - Stagnant areas of life are going to start moving. Once you see this you will feel more confident about the future and where you heading.

20/11/2015 - It is time to look to what you need in life to be happy. Forget about things like money and status. This is what you at the core of your being needs to be deeply happy. Forget about what society says you need to be happy. This is a very individual thing and if you take the time to discover what it is for you then you will know what you have to do in life.

31/05/2015 - "Oh what a feeling". No matter for how long or how short a time, you are going to be feeling it - satisfied and confident that you are in the right place in your life to achieve your dreams. 

16/02/2015 - Don't settle for less than you are truly worth and don't buy into other people's negative opinions of you. We all make mistakes and no one is perfect. Focus on bringing out the best in yourself and let unsupportive and jealous people deal with their own misguided judgements of you.

20/01/2015 - It is better to be alone than to be with someone who does not value you. This goes for romantic relationships, friendships and even blood relationships. This may be an issue for some of you. If it is then dig deep and find the courage to do something about it. That is the way forward to happiness. If this does not directly concern you it may be someone close to you who could use a little nudge in the right direction.

31/07/2014 - "To thine own self be true". This is not a time to be doing things to please others unless it is also beneficial to you. The people who genuinely care about you, your welfare and happiness will understand that you need space to find yourself. Do what you need to do for yourself and your needs will be met.