The Scam

You have a tendency to worry over little things that often never happen, cautions the fortune cookie from the Chinese restaurant. And the bit of printed advice, on the tiny slip, hit the nail squarely on the head. Just as a whole series of cookie fortunes, read in random order, may provide perceptions about a person that are astonishingly sensitive and accurate, at least eight out of every ten statements used in the Formula Reading may be judged to be uniquely descriptive of the client. But, as...

Tools Psychic Crutches

From astrology to the reading of tea leaves, there are many dozens of different techniques used to 0 tell fortunes. Some of them date back thousands of years. Each method has its adherents. You will see them everywhere. In Paris, at a table in a sidewalk restaurant, a young dark-eyed girl leans forward, as she patiently interprets a layout of the colorful and mysterious-looking cards called Tarot. Thousands of miles away, in a candle-lit room in Los Angeles, a woman focuses her eyes, as she...

More Useful Generalities

Before considering techniques for making the formula reading more personalized, here are some additional generalized statements. Remember, don't make the mistake of attempting to memorize an entire reading. Instead, commit to memory as many specific generalities, as you can. Over the years, you'll find you will add many others to your collection. By drawing upon those generalized statements in a random way, you'll be able to create an almost endless number of skeletal readings, each reading...

Reading for Gays

In the United States, the Turbulent 60's launched a movement that was to change forever one aspect of psychic reading Gay Rights. By the start of the 1970s, gays in increasing numbers were coming out of the closet and identifying themselves. Never again would psychic readers be able to sit across from clients, either men or women, and safely mouth the old cliches about early marriages, children, and family aspirations. In the 1980s, the gay parade intensified, rather than dwindled. Many who...

Introduction

When early man first ventured forth from his cave, he sought information about his future. He looked to the sun, the moon, and the stars for answers. He turned to twigs and shells and bits of bones, and to shamans and priests. He searched not only for meaningful signs but for those who could interpret those signs. Down through the ages, man continued to be driven by his quest for information about the unknown. Presidents and kings have been advised by seers and psychics. Up to 40-million...

Props and Environment

In the yellow pages of most big-city telephone directories, listed within finger-walking distance of psychic readers, is a category for design engineers that specialize in structural design for the work environment. They determine the placement height for office computer or typewriter, or the seat design that will offer the most comfort in a new automobile. As a new psychic reader, you won't need to rush out and hire a person of this type, but some thought given to the props and physical...

A B Cs of Cold Reading

Older clients and those occupied in noise-polluted environments may have a hearing loss. Allow the client to ask questions. Remember, the reading is being done for the client. Your answers should not only help clarify your remarks but they can better personalize the reading. Avoid negative predictions. A client troubled by worry or disappointed in life needs a boost in her self-esteem, a belief in herself. Agree with your client's views, on life, things, and actions. Most...