Metaphysician and former broadcast executive Toney Brooks was born and raised in Alabama and currently resides in the U.S. Heartland. He also has lived in the UK (Cornwall), where he published a West Country tourism book about King Arthur, as well as in Italy and the former Yugoslavia.
His academic interests include spirituality, mysticism, consciousness studies, cosmology and Jungian psychology, particularly as it relates to tarot's collective unconscious archetypes. He holds a PhD in Metaphysical Cultural Anthropology and certification as a Spiritual Counselor (CSC). His current project is a companion book for Chrysalis Tarot with artist Holly Sierra.