Author Archives: Fjothr Lokakvan

About Fjothr Lokakvan

More or less Northern Tradition polytheist.

“When They come courting” post-con post

As promised, here is the text of my presentation on spirit marriage and etc. at Many Gods West: “When They come courting.” It includes the sources I used as well as a bigger “resources” section with things I couldn’t fit … Continue reading

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MGW summary

I write “summary” but let’s be real, it’s not going to be all that brief. I had a really, really great weekend. Some of it I am sure I am going to be processing, and continuing to benefit from, for … Continue reading

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Altar for extinct species and ecological losses at Many Gods West

I will be setting up a public altar at Many Gods West this year for honoring extinct species, destroyed places, and other ecological losses. There will be two parts to it: one small-scale Life Cairn, and a Memorial Wall where … Continue reading

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If it was a novel, it would have been foreshadowing

I know, looking back makes it easier to see the trail that got you here, but some of those bread crumbs really were much more meaningful than I assumed at the time. 1. Four years ago, about a week before … Continue reading

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Five years on

I saw a post recently on Tumblr in which the original poster was making an attempt to list what sorts of magic/energy work/etc. skills, techniques, etc., ought to be considered basic, intermediate, and advanced. Some of it seemed reasonable, but … Continue reading

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“When They come courting” at Many Gods West

So there are some really awesome presentations and rituals planned for Many Gods West this year, again. I’m scheduled for Sunday morning, for this one: “When They come courting: Spirit marriage and related relationships” “A presentation on spirit marriage, godspousery, … Continue reading

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Advancement (or something) means a new discomfort zone

For the past few years I’ve been eager, and anxious, and impatient to see some kind of “progress” with different aspects of my spiritual path. Maybe I should say “paths,” plural, because I don’t know if the various “roles” I … Continue reading

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