Sevens in the Minor Arcana The sevens can be interpreted as aspects of ᛃ (Jera): You put in the work, and this is your reward. The rewards are very different in each suit, however, and the amount that ᚦ (Thurisaz) appears varies from suit to suit as well. . The cards from the Rider-Waite Tarot […]
Wunjo is the Rune of joy. Think of the joy waiting for you at the end of the Four of Wands. It is an ecstatic joy, not merely the pride shown by the Nine of Pentacles. Unsurprisingly, though, the Suit of Cups, the suit of strong emotions, is the suit that is most closely associated […]
Sixes in the Minor Arcana There are two pairs of sixes, rather than a single, unifying theme. The Six of Cups and the Six of Pentacles fall under ᚠ (Fehu). Both show someone handing something to someone whose head is lower, but they show opposite circumstances of that giving. The Six of Wands and the […]
Fives in the Minor Arcana For all the talk of how depressing runes are, there is no Rune of sadness. The Fives are cards of ᚦ (Thurisaz) and ᚾ (Naudhiz), but only because there isn’t a rune that really captures the longing and despair of the cards. I will discuss the cards in chronological order, […]
The threes are about looking to the horizon, at that which could be.
What Will We Discuss Today? Today, we will discuss the Aces of each suit and, by extension, the meanings of the suits. I will include a selection of many versions of each card to hopefully give you a better idea of the card’s underlying meaning than any one deck will provide. What Are the Aces? […]
Today's story involves a conversation between Kenaz the Cook, a character inspired by the rune of Fire, and Fundis, dwarven daughter of King Nordri of Nidhavelir. Enjoy! #futharkvillage @MjolnirForge @WolfofOdin420 @Hyrrokkin89 @ILupine pic.twitter.com/Da36Ez3vdN — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 18, 2019 Kenaz admired the feast which was laid out before them. For a land without sun […]
Today's story is primarily about Sowilo and Perthro. Sowilo is the rune of the sun, of lightning, and of seeing that which you could not see before, and will be unable to see again. Perthro is the rune of mystery, chance, of water-well, and of dice. Enjoy!#futharkvillage pic.twitter.com/cEoMJTPUju — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 1, 2019 […]