I think starting an ongoing list of books to avoid would be helpful to everyone who is new to studying the Runes. I know there are many books that we come across, but having a list to refer back to…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lazarus Chernik Nov 11, 2013.
Since It has been a long time from when I have been able to study the Runes, and associated authors, I feel lost on which ones are worth reading, and which should be avoided. I started out reading Blume's book back in 2009, but quickly found that it didn't make any sense. I discovered a website chock full of info, and Freya Aswynn's book "Northern Mysteries and Magic"... Between that book, and the website, I was a happy student of the Runes.
I don't have access to this book…Continue
I had begun my journey with the Elder Futhark Runes in 2009, and felt an immediate, visceral reaction to them. I had only worked with Tarot decks in the past, but the way the Runes felt, and read for me blew my mind. I jumped into making my own set to work with, and devoured all the online definitions, studies, lore, poems, and a few authors in my thirst for the knowledge they…Continue