Tag Archives: Seidh

New Song! Seeking Odr

The other day while driving home, a new song for Freyja dropped into my head. When I got home, I holed up with my tablet to work out the verses, and a few hours later I had the whole thing … Continue reading

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Seeress: Nan Edwards Boyster

This is my friend and sometimes-teacher Nan Edwards Boyster. Nan is, simply put, Good People. She’s also one of the small handful of readers I go to¬† when I need outside divination, confirmation or clarification on my own work, or … Continue reading

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Divination via Email

In light of Seb and Beth both retiring from offering divination to the public, I am updating and clarifying my own standing offer: To request an Enhanced Tarot++ reading, email EmberOutreach AT Gmail DOT Com with your question or topic, … Continue reading

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Forming the Tree

This is another of those very rough pseudo-verse poems that was dropped on my head a while back. The talk of how the wells and wyrd and memory intertwine with life and death seemed relevant to it, so I have … Continue reading

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Many Gods West – Friday

It’s very hard for me to separate Many Gods West itself from everything that lead up to it and has come out of it, much less the rest of our trip to Washington. For the sake of brevity and relevance, … Continue reading

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Reblog: Deep thoughts: Gifting and golddigging

Originally posted on Silver and Gold:
I had two deep thoughts today. First, Freya gives to herself (and we do, too) Odin sacrifices “himself to himself” for knowledge of the runes and whatnot; but Freya — Freya is a giver.…

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Ways Between the Worlds

Well, the unanimous response is that Gnosis is good to share, so here’s an un-formed poem I received/wrote some time ago. I still need to convert it into a Skaldic meter. It will eventually go into the Vanic Edda I’m … Continue reading

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PantheaCon 2015 Brief Debrief

Overall, this was a very good year at PantheaCon. My own con went very well indeed. I will acknowledge up front that there were a few events that were extremely upsetting and disruptive to many people I care about, but … Continue reading

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When Godphones Ring – Discernment for Pagans

One of the things I get asked a great deal by people both in person, and online, is how to know when to trust the voices in their heads. This is an essential question in every mystical tradition, and the … Continue reading

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First Class Tours

Initiation is a transformation of your soul. Yeah, that’s on purpose, but in practice what it means is that your way of moving through the world becomes something unfamiliar. The more intensive the initiation, the more intensive your mystical practice, … Continue reading

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