The Hermit is the messenger of autumn.
Linked to Virgo, he has made preparations over the last four weeks to retreat into his cave for reflection, contemplation, learning and taking stock.
When he hands over the baton to Justice (Libra) over the next few days, energies will shift towards balance and truth.
It’s that time of year when we slowly become aware of what works and what needs to be released.
We need to be honest with ourselves and make some tough choices.
But nature in its glory shows us with fiery colours that it can be beautiful to let go despite the sadness associated with it.
Autumn is a great time to delve deeper into your spiritual practice.
Creative journaling using tarot and oracle cards can help make sense of life’s ups and downs, put your thoughts in order and help you heal.
If you don’t know where to start, check out my workbook Tarot for All Seasons. You will find some autumnal spreads together with some funky journaling sheets:
Another little project you can embark on is making your own oracle deck.
The digital edition of the Cosmic Journaling Oracle allows you not only to create your own unique deck with the images provided, but you will also learn how you can use them for creative journaling and paper crafting.
Take a peek inside the workbook and see what it offers you:
Last but not least, here’s a gift for your A4 journal – a seasonal front cover, which can also be used as a divider within your journal. You can customise it with the title of your choice:
Autumn Cover / Divider (PDF)
And there are more magickal things you can do at this time of year, which I have listed in a previous post.