A virtual state

I am lucky to have some extraordinarily well-educated friends. With one of them, I have recently been looking at the question of whether the Roman gods might be offended by being worshipped in a virtual state (“micronation”). Our discussion has gone far beyond what I am prepared to post here, tonight, but here is some … Read more

Seidhr today

The heathen community is full of seidh-bunnies; indeed, neo-pagans and New Age dabblers are no less enchanted by shamanism. Apparently, they think it goes with the territory. With very little provocation, they’ll tell you every detail of their latest journey to other worlds. I listen. I smile and nod politely. Not for me the task … Read more