"Traditionally, runes are carved into wood (Tacitus tells us in Germania that the wood of a fruit-bearing tree is used). Making a set of runes re-enacts the Teutonic creation story. The three brothers Odin, Vili and Ve created the First Man, Ask,…"
"A.) You can ignore it, it's not face up.
B.) You can view it as something that is 'turning,' that is something that is about to 'turn to be' or something that is about to 'turn past.'
C.) You can view it as an…"
"Good to meet you! I also follow the true path. I have never looked at the runes so I have a long way to go. But, they are so intertwined with the elder kin that it seems like something I should know about! lol"
Rick R. Wilson describes himself as a “grizzled old runesinger." He has been a student of the occult in general, & runes specifically, for about forty years. A life-long Odinsman and a professional rune reader since 1994, Rick lives with his wife, Elise, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he teaches the occasional rune class and enjoys attending minor league hockey and Tulsa University football.
Who are your favorite authors on the runes?
“Must Haves” THE RUNE PRIMER by Sweyn Plowright NORTHERN MYSTERIES & MAGICK by Freya Aswynn The collective works of Edred Thorsson, including FUTHARK and RUNELORE TAKING UP THE RUNES by Diana Paxson THE POETIC EDDA trans. by Lee M. Hollander THE POETIC EDDA trans. by Carolyne Larrington ELEMENTS OF RUNES by Bernard King TEUTONIC MAGIC by Kveldulf Gundarsson --- “Should Haves” PRINCIPALS OF RUNES by Freya Aswynn RUNE MAGIC by Nigel Pennick HELRUNAR by Jan Fries (advanced) TEUTONIC RELIGION by Kveldulf Gundarsson RUNE CHARMS: PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF RUNE MAGIC vol I by Rick R. Wilson --- “Also Recommended” RUNES by R.I. Page
Good to meet you! I also follow the true path. I have never looked at the runes so I have a long way to go. But, they are so intertwined with the elder kin that it seems like something I should know about! lol
Hello everyone! I just wanted to share the design for the cover of The Book of Rune Secrets, recently completed. This will (99%) probably be the final cover that will show up on Amazon and the actual book! Feedback appreciated, of course. Enjoy!
In the face of disaster, compassionate human beings discover that they do not break, but become stronger. We discover that our communities come together, even on a global scale, in face of unimaginable destruction. When the universe shows its inimical side, the side that couldn't care less about average human affairs, it's as if we come together to show overwhelmingly that we care for one another. When the universe demonstrates that it cannot be depended upon, that it is more than able to wreck havoc, we react by showing that we can depend upon one another.