About Rissa

It’s rare to find Rissa without tea. No matter where she is or what she’s doing, she usually has a steamy cup of green tea right beside her.


Rissa lives in Maryland and in addition to tasseography, she is a published author and poetess, and has had several plays produced in the mid-Atlantic area. Find her leading ghost tours or giving talks on the history of witchcraft at her job with Maryland History Tours, or learn more about her work as a food editor at Vegetarian Journal. She’s worked for five publications in her career and studied writing at  New York University/Tisch School of the Arts and photojournalism at Western Kentucky University. 

Her sun sign is Pisces; moon sign is Capricorn; rising sign is Scorpio; and Rissa was born in the year of the Wood Rabbit.

Due to Coronavirus, all readings at this time are remote. Please check my remote reading page for more info. Questions? Reach out via Instagram or email.