Traci York, Writer

561 Added | 17 Magazines | 36 Likes | 19 Following | 26 Followers | @TraciYorkWriter | Wordsmith. Witch. G33k. Shutterbug. I blog at www.traciyork.com about writing, Tarot cards. witchiness, geekiness, and photography.  New England.

What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Love Life This Week: October 30, 2017

Happy Halloween all you beautifully ghoulish gals and guys!<p>This week is somewhat quiet due to a lack of major events cosmically, but those of you feeling a bit uncomfortable with living in the spirit zone may feel challenged. This is a fantastic week for creative pursuits, going with the flow, and …

Astrology

5 Witchy ways to celebrate Halloween

<i>[Originally featured on SheKnows, October 19th, 2015, but I’ve created a new infographic, included at the bottom of this post.]</i><p><b>How to honor life,</b> …

Holidays

Mostly Wordless Wednesday - I want to be magic

A quoto for today’s Witchy Wednesday, featuring one of my first ever composite photos with a full moon shot from January 2017, and a cutting room …

Authors

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of October 3rd 2017

Welcome to Tarot Tuesday for the week of October 3rd! My monthly free Tarot card readings were so popular, I decided to make them a weekly feature. …

Spirituality

Mostly Wordless Monday - When the Night is Darkest

After seeing the news today, I decided to scrap my planned post and create this quoto instead.<p>“Remember,” she whispered, “it’s only when the night is …

Writing

How to Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 45 Experts Share Secrets

3K Shares<p>Blindsighted.<p>That’s how I felt when my daughter asked me if I feared running out of blog post ideas.<p>My answer: <i>Not so far.</i><p>As I enter my …

Digital Marketing

Summer 2017 Outtakes - Moon, Clouds, Dragonfly, Flowers, and a Bee - Foto Friday

Welcome to another Foto Friday! Bit of a shameless plug before I get started – I have a small number of photos available for sale on Fine Art America …

Authors

Full Hunter's Moon in Aries - Simple Rituals and Infographic for October 5th 2017

On Thursday October 5th at 2:41pm (EDT), the Full Hunter’s Moon in Aries arrives in my neck of the woods. However, your mileage may vary – be sure to …

Astrology

Ballet Basics: The Documentaries

Last week I opened this series on Ballet Basics with my favourite ballet booksmy favourite ballet books to give you a bit more of a background and …

As Parents, We Sometimes…

Parenting styles and choices are as varied as political opinions. They are as paradoxically judged and supported, divisive and strengthening as these …

Parenting

Nutella Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Transform your baked goods with a Nutella buttercream frosting that’s decadent, smooth and creamy. With only 3 ingredients it’s quick and easy to …

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of September 26th 2017

Welcome to Tarot Tuesday for the week of September 19th! My monthly free Tarot card readings were so popular, I decided to make them a weekly …

Ask Me Almost Any Sick Thing

Reddit has their AMA, Ask Me Anything, and I have my AMAAST, Ask Me Almost Any Sick Thing. In a desperate attempt to find something to write about, I …

It's My Birthday!

36 years of me<p>I’m writing this on the evening before my 36th birthday, 36. Three and six. 6 squared.<p>One thing I’ve learned as the numbers get bigger, …

Relationships

Mabon 2017 Simple Ritual and infographic

Friday September 22 2017, Mabon, aka the Fall Equinox and the official start of Autumn, arrives. What does this mean, and what are some ways to …

Persephone's Journey in the Underworld (original Mabon special spread)

Lire cet article <b>en français</b>.<p>Despite its many treasures, Mabon remains for many a not very well known festival. With this spread, my wish is to draw …

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of September 19th 2017

Welcome to Tarot Tuesday for the week of September 19th! My monthly free Tarot card readings were so popular, I decided to make them a weekly …

Babble like a Buccaneer! September 19th be Talk Like A Pirate Day!

<i>While I still have one more monstrous update for Lumpy and Leaky, I’m taking a boob break today. Instead, I’m revising this post from last year, in</i> …

Katydid, Sun, Moon, Mushroom, Hawk – Foto Friday September 15 2017

Welcome to another Foto Friday! Bit of a shameless plug before I get started – I have a small number of photos available for sale on Fine Art America …

Top 10 TV Character Fashion Idols

The style of a TV character can set trends emulated across the world, but for me when I admire the style of a TV character it’s more about how their …

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of September 12th 2017

<b>QUICK NOTE</b> – <i>Thank you all again for your thoughts, prayers, and good juju during this lovely adventure of mine. I got excellent news last week – my</i> …

Blogging - a cure for depression? - Jane Alexander

The black dog of depression has been at my heel since I was ten years old and my father died. Often it just pads quietly behind me, a silent if …

Spoiler for my next Lumpy & Leaky update - IT'S NOT CANCER! (aka my breast cancer concern)

I’m working on a monstrously-sized update, but my focus isn’t great right now (thank you, pain killers! No, seriously – thank you). For the moment, …

Safe Place Ritual - part of our family bedtime routine for many years

<i>I originally wrote this back in 2015 for a Microblog Monday post. Since I’m still recovering from surgery, I thought it would be a good time to</i> …

Ready to Write a Book? Here are 19 Ideas to Get You Started!

You’re just getting started as a writer. Or you’ve been doing it your whole life. But you’ve never published a book. And you want to; you <i>need</i> to. …

What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Love Life This Week: September 4, 2017

This week starts off strong, with Mercury finishing its retrograde on Tuesday (hallelujah!), followed by an emotional full moon in Pisces on Wednesday. This full moon sets the theme for the month of September, helping us transcend our emotional wounds from our past. Read on below to see how it will …

Astrology

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of September 5th 2017

<b>QUICK NOTE</b> – <i>Thank you all for your thoughts, prayers, and good juju last week. I had my surgical procedure, and now I’m in the process of recovering</i> …

Full Harvest Moon in Pisces – September 6th 2017

On Wednesday September 6th, the Full Harvest Moon in Pisces arrives in my neck of the woods. However, your mileage may vary – be sure to check for …

Free Tarot Card Reading for the Week of August 29th 2017

<b>QUICK NOTE</b> – <i>Please cross your fingers (or toes, or eyes) for me this week. I’m having a surgical procedure that will hopefully provide answers to my</i> …

Surgery this week and Lumpy wants attention again aka my breast cancer concern

This might be the week I start to get some answers! Which is good, because my visit to the oncologist actually left me with more questions, …