King of Wands + Seven of Wands, Eclectic + Joie de Vivre
Themes: "deriving ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse range of sources" + "is a French phrase often used in English to express a cheerful enjoyment of life; an exultation of spirit."
Reversed "Excessively severe, cruel" I'm very aware that this is how I can come off when "speaking my hearts voice" or "standing my ground" - being "connected with the shadows" as I am, and "deriving information from diverse sources" as I do (dreams, cards, signs, synchronicity). Or, phrased through the...
Joie de Vivre Tarot:
"Courage, integrity, persistence, victory, opposition"
"With the power of conviction radiating from within, Beam bears the courage to remain true to his ambitions. The townsfolk do not approve of his creativity and uniqueness, but Beam refuses to back down. He strives to defend his dreams, no matter what others think."
"Stand you ground, and never surrender! Be a leader going forth with fortitude, and defend that which you love. Be prepared to meet any challenge that comes your way. Remain true to what you believe in and hold on to your unique vision."