The Fool Tarot Spread
This spread is to help you recognize your fears in a new situation, so that you may learn and grow.
Shuffle the deck and lay out the cards as per the diagram at right.Card 1: This card represents you, your attitude, innocence, naivete, your inexperience in this situation. Card 2: This card represents that upon which you have always relied, the solidity of the past that you may have to leave now. This card is certainty and routine and the familiar. Card 3: This card represents the risk you have to take, the first step into the unknown, whether large or small. Card 4: This card represents your fears, which can be real or imaginary, grounded in the reason of the situation or founded in panic. Card 5: This card represents the unknown, what you have to gain, the learning you will come by, the experience and maturity that can be had, the life you can be living.