Today I want to take a step back, both from modern practice and belief and in time: today, let’s look at what archaeological evidence has been found of pre-Christian religion in Scandinavia.
The stories of giants and spirits, like Rübezahl, continue to flourish in modern hearths and ancient folklore accounts alike. With their continued presence, early perspectives can be formulated into
I am well aware that stories are not the same as hard work and experiences, but those stories are what ground me, and they help me feel stronger in moments of doubt. Things like deadlines, skittish ho
Urglaawe is a very young expression of a very old tradition. For much of its history, Deitsch lore has been oral, and very local, so it can be hard to find your way in. Fortunately, there are lots of
As I absorbed articles and scrolled past images of the Charlottesville Racists this week, I was more than disturbed. I was one angry Heathen. Three people were killed last weekend, by fear and terrori
They have adorned the walls of temples and modern kitchens alike. They are creatures associated with fertility, victory, and divination. Folklore long regards them as key characters throughout the anc