Futhark Village

Eiwaz stalks the Einherjar

Today’s story is all about Eiwaz, even though he isn’t on-stage for most of it. Eiwaz is a rune of going out with your bow to defend your village, rather than waiting for bad things to come. #futharkvillage @blithgunde pic.twitter.com/QXiO3PwvAb — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 22, 2019 "Okay, Perthro, here's the plan: You come up […]

Eiwaz the Archer

Eiwaz is all too familiar with the wood of the Yew tree, using it to craft his bows and fletch his arrows. Eiwaz is also a very spiritual man, who longs to climb the great tree Yggdrasil which connects all the worlds.

Before the Exchange

“We have no time!” Modi snarled. “We have waited too long for Thorleif to return already.” Einherjar and dwarves worked quickly and tirelessly to pack carts for the journey to the Exchange of Hammers while Modi growled at Perthro. “Sowilo says we need to.”#futharkvillage — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) January 6, 2020 “How can we stop […]

In Search of Ansuz Runesinger

Thorleif hated everything about Svartalfheim. This place was always twilight dark, which made it only slightly more bearable to look upon the hideous dwarves who populated it. And now he was being sent into Nidhavelir, the worst place in all of Svartalfheim.#futharkvillage — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) December 19, 2019 At least he had been given […]

The Archery Contest

Another voice which Ullfinn didn’t recognize rang out, but did not echo in the same way. “Then what do you propose, Chosen of Odin? We have the prisoner you came for, and you have our friend. Do we simply kill each other?”#futharkvillage @NacternalDeath1 @MjolnirForge — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 27, 2019 “But you are an […]

Arrival in Svartalfheim

Today's story focuses on Kenaz. While two of the rune poems describe Kenaz as an ulcer, harmful to children, today's story focuses on her aspect as warming and protecting fire. The runes are interesting in that fire is protective, and ice (Hagalaz/hail) is destruction. pic.twitter.com/MQgRnaOkFZ — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 12, 2019 It had taken […]