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 Fours have this sense of anticipation to them. They are like Isa and Othala, but with a little bit of Kenaz and Naudhiz burning underneath them. I will discuss the cards in the order of the ages of the people in the pictures. The Four of Cups shows a young person, who gets married […]
The threes are about looking to the horizon, at that which could be.
Almost every card in the suit of Swords can be thought of as Thurisaz. Thurisaz is the rune of conflict. Thurisaz is the rune of Thor swinging Mjolnir in his fights with the giants. It is also the rune of the fallout from those wars, the pain and heartache of those who stay at home. […]
Today's story is about the relationship between Thurisaz and Sowilo. These two runes are both associated with Thor through his control of lightning. Sowilo as a rune includes the light from lightning.Thurisaz is the part of lightning which does harm.#futharkvillage pic.twitter.com/VSkbuOv1vP — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 7, 2019 Having been unable to follow their attackers […]
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 […]