Stories tagged “tarot”

  • The Last Reading

    I was getting ready for school, when I felt this overwhelming urge to do a tarot reading. I was already running late, but… It was just social studies first period, and G.I. Jane was the biggest pain-in-the-ass teacher. So, I sat down at my desk a...

  • The Quest of a Gypsy

    To most I was just a weathered old gypsy woman, but as I gazed into the mirror, the two beady black eyes peering back had the highest approbation. I had been traveling the gravel roads for twelve years and never a moment of compunction. My favorite dec...

    • Author: Kat Peters
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Suited For Success

    The fortune-teller idly shuffled her deck as she called out, “Who is next to seek the insights of Madam Akkaviri?” A small, grubby face poked through the tent flap. “Come on, my dear, Madam Akkaviri doesn’t bite,” she ges...

  • Fortune's Fool (Mature)

    I waited while the demoness shuffled the deck of cards. I hated waiting. Inside the tent, her red fingers glowed gently like dying coals. Her skin was smooth, and her body swayed back and forth hypnotically. Small horns perhaps two to three inches long...