Location, location, location!

Without a doubt this is one of the most succinct pieces I have read in a long time that covers a hotly debated topic in the US presently. Not being a resident there, this article resounds with my thinking about the current debate, in ways I hadn’t even realised. I thank you for such a great piece and only hope there are many who will read this, ponder it and benefit from it.

Golden Trail

This year’s only on its third month and already there’s been a fair share of intense debates and disagreements with fellow polytheists. And it has become clear to me – or I’ve been getting the increasing impression – that a part, if not all of it, comes down to what may be called historical-emotional semantics, i.e. how the same words and concepts are interpreted and felt differently due to our countries’ History. At least that’s what it looks like as seen from this particular corner of westernmost Europe and especially when discussing things with coreligionists from across the pond. Because while we may use the same language to communicate – in this case English – we don’t necessarily speak from the same standpoint and thus award a different meaning, feeling and memory to identical words.

In light of that, I’ve come up with a list of four terms that have…

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I am heathen. My soul is ancient. I am a warrior but I do not bear arms. My belief is that we are all here as guardians of Midgard, not as despoilers of Jord. I follow the Old Ways, the gods of the north. My beliefs are primal and dark. I am a Healer - working with nature to heal. View all posts by norsestormdragon

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