Carisa Mellado

Carisa Mellado is a professional tarot card reader and the cocreator of the bestselling Ask an Angel oracle cards. A gifted musician and composer, Mellado has also composed music for several soundtracks and meditation CDs.

Books by this Author

The mythic figures of ancient Greece offer wisdom and guidance for the future in this illustrated collection of forty-five oracle cards and an in-depth guidebook.

As exciting as they are insightful, the Greek gods, Titans, heroes, and magical beings of the Mythic Oracle deck reflect the many aspects of human nature, and it is through their stories that we can better understand ourselves. The bold fantasy styling of the Mythic Oracle goes beyond traditional serious...

Author Revealed

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Joseph Campbell




Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. In the words of my favorite author Joseph Campbell "Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls"

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. The Hero With A Thousand Faces
The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music


The Odyssey

The Birds

Author Voices

February 06, 2013

The Goddess lives is part of every one of us. She is life, death, pregnancy and rebirth. She is the flame in the dark and the dark that extinguishes itself. She is beautiful, powerful, sensitive and wise. The irrational drive towards self discovery and transformation for she always seeks, to live and be reborn.

The archetype of the Goddess is the loving mother that nurtures and replenishes us. She is the mystery of life and death. She is feeling and instict. She is the mad woman, the wise crone, the unknown danger in our dreams and in our psyche because she points us towards truth. She is the wild beauty of nature, the maiden, innocent and... see more

February 06, 2013

Every single person is intuitive. Intuition is a natural part of people. We use our intuition on a daily basis without even noticing. It is instinct and vision. It’s that feeling you get deep down for no logical reason, that makes you add an extra ingredient when cooking, or use specific road to drive home, or talk to a person you may not have spoken to in while.

I believe that intuition helps us to be connected to who we are on a deeper level. It helps us to hear our needs and follow our path. It helps us to trust our own instincts and vision no matter what the circumstances.

Intuition is the way we connect to our higher self. It is... see more

February 06, 2013

The psychologist Carl Jung talked about an Anima/Animus that lives in our psyche. This Anima/Animus is mirrored the relationships we have with the opposite sex. This internal psychological force is at play whether a person is heterosexual or homosexual. The Anima/Animus does not always need to represent the romantic relationship.

Men have an Anima, a female spirit that lives within their psyche and Women have a masculine aspect. These aspects of the psyche have such an enormous power over our lives and our relationships.
The Animus in Women
The Animus is a male personification in the psyche of women. It... see more