Charlie Claire Burgess (they/them) is a queer and non-binary artist, writer, and Tarot practitioner whose work focuses on queering the Tarot. They are the creator of Fifth Spirit Tarot, a queer and inclusive deck for a world beyond binaries, and the author of the full-length Fifth Spirit Tarot Guide. Their podcast, The Word Witch, explores Tarot and more from a queer perspective that highlights folx making magic from the margins. They teach Tarot classes at Portland Community College and at other locations around Portland, OR. Charlie is also a fiction writer whose short stories have appeared in publications such as Hunger Mountain, Third Coast, and the New Stories from the Midwest anthology. Find more at thewordwitchtarot.com and @the.word.witch on Instagram.