Futhark Village

Ansuz and Raidho

Ansuz clapped as Althunn finished reciting another of her poems. Dwarven poetry's style was different than what he was used to from Midgard, but beautiful in its own way. Like the dwarves themselves, the initial horror of their unusual shape hid great beauty.#futharkvillage — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) December 30, 2019 In all, Ansuz was finding […]

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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 […]

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Nordri talks to Mannaz

Today's story involves a bit of verbal sparring between King Mannaz and King Nordri. While Nordri is mentioned in the Eddas, we don't know much about him. Mannaz is based on the rune Mannaz, a rune of mankind, leadership, and cooperation. #futharkvillage @CeruliasCircle — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 20, 2019 King Nordri sat himself down […]

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Ansuz talks to Althunn

When they had found their seats, Ansuz found himself seated next to Althunn. “Hello,” he ventured. “Hello,” she said. “Are you the Ansuz who apprenticed with Dvallin all those years ago?” “Yes,” Ansuz said, surprised. “Do you know rune master Dvallin?”#futharkvillage — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 19, 2019 “Yes," Althunn said. "Dvallin worked closely with […]

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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 […]

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Searching for Svartalfheim

The next morning found a search party exploring the area around the waterfall. Laguz had sailed the search party up to the waterfall, where they had all disembarked and climbed the steep hill up to a lake above. #futharkvillage @MjolnirForge @blithgunde @MightySigurd — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 11, 2019 When Laguz inspected the waterfall, he […]

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Ansuz talks to Mannaz

Ansuz the Scribe walked out of his hut. One of the soldiers who had carried off Sowilo was inside, and they had just had a nice little chat. Now he knew who they were: Einherjar. These were the warriors who had served Odin in Ragnarok.#futharkvillage @blithgunde @WolfofOdin420 — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 8, 2019 Ansuz's […]

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Thurisaz talks about Sowilo

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 […]

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Othala and Laguz

Today's story contains a conversation between Laguz the Sailor and Othala the Historian. Laguz is a rune of deep emotions, being carried along by the tide, and, you know, water. Othala is the rune of ancestral home, and she is a bit torn up about its loss.#futharkvillage pic.twitter.com/e3KidLgEOF — Perseus Greenman (@futharkvillage) November 6, 2019 […]

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