Raven Mardirosian is the author of 13 books, most notably "The Reluctant Tarot Reader: Adventures in the Gypsy Trade". Her essay, "Christian LGBT Kids: You're Part of the Plan" is included in the New York Times bestselling anthology by Dan Savage and Terry Miller, "It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying and Creating a Life Worth Living".
Her other transformational books include: "Home: Thoughts On Belonging"; "Just Another Crazy Cat Lady Story"; "365 Ways To Keep It Real, Heal Yourself and Be Free"; "Spirit, Flow: A Photographic Prayer"; "The Words Remain"; "We Dream Anew"; "Chrysalis: Poems of Release" and "Esprit, Vole: Prière photographique". She has published 4 works of fiction under a nom de plume and created a relaxation DVD with Dr. William Kelley, "An Hour of Peace: Words, Music and Images for Relaxation".
Raven developed and hosted the popular podcast, "Tarot Talk". She holds an M.A. in English with additional graduate studies at Bread Loaf School of English. Raven was a high-school English teacher for many years. She is now a sought-out spiritual teacher and intuitive guide who has helped thousands of clients worldwide for over 13 years. Known for her humor, sensitivity and insight, Raven continues to offer her gifts to the world.
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