Given Heathenry's focus on using alcohol in our rituals and the focus on feasting (often with alcohol), alcohol abuse can become a problem in Heathen communities. Sometimes it’s a guest who’s high
I’ve been appalled and horrified, but not necessarily surprised, by the events this past weekend in Charlottesville. So I turned to the Lore to see what wisdom the gods might have to offer on dealin
What is a fylgja? A fylgja can be one of two things: the animal shape a person’s spirit takes when he or she journeys, or a semi-autonomous human-shaped entity who is attached to a person’s soul.
The Gospel of Loki, by Joanne Harris is a book of fiction heavily based on the Norse myths; “the myths through Loki’s point of view” (think Wicked and Maleficent).
As a Heathen, I view public ritual through the lens of hospitality. Knowing how to act in the most respectful way in any situation was (and is) the key to avoiding many unnecessary disagreements in co
As a follow-up to our“Offerings for the Gods” article series (Offerings for the Aesir, Vanir, and Jotnar), several of our readers have asked how to make these offerings. There’s no one right way