Tarot Vertigo Five Wands

The Four World Kabbalah

FIVE OF WANDS The hand returns, but now the fingers have all become torches, with their flames moving through darkness. The hand rises up from that dense matter, but the torches, the Wands, travel through the dark, bringing in the firelight of creativity. If the Wands form paintbrushes, then we see a kind of merging of the whole self with creath if we look closely we can see that the Wands torches paintbrushes look like tubes slipped over the fingers, a little like finger puppets. Unlike the...

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-DEATH, froir DEATH THE In the majority image. Death, where do we their parents, SANDMAN and UGH COST OF LIVING Saturn of Tarot decks, Death is the most compelling after all, forms one of the two great mysteries ome from and where do we go Children ask ere do babies come from and What happens when we die Here, the card is still striking, but the figure of Death has become appealing, almost familiar. Death, the character-Dream's older sister-has deeply touched many Vertigo readers. Vlost Tarot...

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Delirium The Sandman

TEMPERANCE-DELIRIUM, from SANDMAN Delirium is another of Morpheus's siblings. However, where Dream, Destiny, and Death all stand outside their actions that is, Death does not die, Destiny does not cause anything to happen Delirium acts on herself, becoming more wild and frenzied than anyone she might affect. Delirium as Temperance once again subverts the traditional Tarot symbolism and assumptions. And not just because Delirium is so intemperate. Temperance in the Tarot is a figure of great...