When upright, the Empress encourages the user to nurture hope and welcome the future with a warm embrace. Your future looks promising, filled with new opportunities and positive changes. With all these changes, be careful not to get swept away. Share your joy with others and bask in the love. This position also states that it’s time to connect with yourself on a deeper level. Your intuition is trying to reach out to you. Listen to whatever it’s trying to say; trust yourself. Your instincts will guide you in the right direction.