The Suit of Swords

  • Ace of Swords

    Sharp and strong, the Ace of Swords in the Tarot generally represents the beginning stage or something new in relation to an idea, a strategy or a successful breakthrough. This card reminds to keep our minds sharp, operate with logic and be clear with information. The Ace of Swords also corresponds with the element of […]


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  • Two of Swords

    Blades in hand and thinking on what choice to make, the woman in the Two of Swords represents a stalemate and being at a crossroad. It also represents a time where you cannot go any further or you find yourself standing at crossroads, conflicted of which direction to take. These are the times where you […]


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  • Three of Swords

    The Three of Swords in the Tarot reflects a heavy heart, a period of loss, and when one experiences heartbreak. The pain, though, does not last forever. The Three of Sword’s heart floats in a rainstorm, and rainstorms are temporary. Upright Keywords: Heartbreak, Despair, Loss, Mourning, Break-Ups Reversal Keywords: Healing, Forgiveness, Optimism, Letting Go, Recovery


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  • Four of Swords

    In a peaceful, restful position, the Four of Swords in the Tarot represents a time of rest and meditation which are needed to ground oneself. This card is about finding our center, grounding ourselves, and taking a break from the world to rejuvenate. Upright Keywords: Meditation, Rest, Preparation, Grounding Reversal Keywords: Awakening, Recovering, Vitality


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  • Five of Swords

    The Five of Swords brings us to a time when we felt defeated by a bully. It is a card about conflicts and battles, but also it is about victory in defeating anyone who has tried to come against you. This card can also represent thatsomeone is trying to use intimidation tactics, of even bully […]


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  • Six of Swords

    Sailing away on a boat, the Six of Swords in the Tarot speaks of a time of retreating, escaping and moving forward for the greatest good. The Six of Swords may also indicate that a retreat is needed to clear one’s head or just to get away from one’s daily life, such as a vacation. […]


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  • Seven of Swords

    Tiptoeing away, being sneaky and stealing swords, the Seven of Swords shows a scene of dishonesty, thievery and lies. In general, this card, represents someone who does not have good intentions, and displays half-truths, thievery, metaphorically and not, and sneakiness. On the bright side, this card also represents the ability to catch this person dead […]


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  • Eight of Swords

    The sense of being bonded, feeling stuck, immobile and trapped is instantly felt when viewing the Eight of Swords. This may not be on a physical, but rather emotional level. There are times where we are fearful of saying something, or we don’t know what we should think. It is also is a card about […]


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  • Nine of Swords

    Sometimes things get stressful. The Nine of Swords expresses the feeling of anxiety, fear, stress and troubled rest. This person in the Nine of Swords cannot rest because of their current thoughts. Something is troubling their current thoughts keeping them up at night. The Nine of Swords may also represent insomnia or maybe dreams that […]


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  • Ten of Swords

    The Ten of Swords paints a scene of emotional pain or a time where one has felt betrayed, backstabbed and emotionally hurt. The person in this Tarot card, though, is floating upwards indicating that they will rise above this pain. They may be feeling unpleasant and penetrating but, this pain will not keep them immobile, […]


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  • King of Swords

    Strong, mighty, and powerful, the King of Swords in a Tarot reading represents the ability to have tactical leadership, be brave and to have order. It also indicates being stern and leading by experience. If the King of Swords is representing a person, this person can be stern, direct, and logical, rather than emotional. This […]


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  • Knight of Swords

    At full speed ahead, the Knight of Swords enters a reading referring to trips, movement or travel related fast action, aggressive action, quick changes, conflicts and acting impulsively. If the Knight of Swords is referring to a person, this person can be one who acts impulsively, acts before they think, is defensive, and someone who […]


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  • Page of Swords

    An alerted on guard Page of Swords is the messenger, ready to relate news, ideas and information. The Page of Swords speaks about taking action, being on guard and issues brewing. If the Page of Swords is referring to a person, this person can be one who is younger in age, defensive, speaks bluntly and […]


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  • Queen of Swords

    A powerful, stern Queen of Swords graces one’s reading representing stern tactical leadership, operating with logic, being independent and being firm with one’s decisions. If the Queen of Swords is referring to a person, she is usually a woman who is strong, independent, straight-forward and highly intelligent. A Queen of Swords usually also is someone […]


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