Fame and reputation: Beowulf from "A Book of Myths"

Reputation and Fame

May 11, 2016 Eric 0

For the arch-Heathen, reputation was incredibly important. An argument can be made that it was so because fame is a […]

The Vaettir

The Vættir

May 4, 2016 Naemr 0

Wights, often called vættir in Heathenry and many names elsewhere, come in varying shapes and sizes, temperaments, and expectations, though […]

Graveyard - The honored dead

The Honored Dead

April 27, 2016 Ashli 1

In his work, Culture of the Teutons, Gronbech said of death: “In the halls of death the joyful intercourse is […]

Outlawry

April 6, 2016 Naemr 0

Outlawry in modern times seems to have been romanticized. In many forms of media and popular culture it is shown […]