Category Archives: Polytheism

My polytheism

I’ve really been enjoying the posts inspired by the first My Polytheism post, and so: In brief: I treat gods (and other spirits) like I treat human people (or would like to), except I can be more honest with Them. … Continue reading

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Looking back at changes in practice (if that’s even the right word)

Several weeks ago, I caught myself thinking “things have really quieted down around here” and then I thought about what’s actually going on and realized no, they haven’t, they’re just different than they were for quite a while. What I … Continue reading

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Marching orders (ha)

I’ve gotten a lot A LOT of divination in the past year+ where at least part of the message has come up “focus on joy, focus on the GOOD things, etc., etc.” They’re not really stopping that message so much … Continue reading

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Snow in Summer

Like I mentioned previously, I stayed in the room that was serving as a shrine to Skadi for the weekend. I suspected I might meet Her, at least briefly, because shrine room, with open hours for worship, Norse goddess, me … Continue reading

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Many Gods West

I’m an introvert. I spent last weekend at a conference where 180 people registered for at least part of the event, spent a lot of time talking with people I barely know . . . and I still feel kind … Continue reading

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Heathen Round Table, July: Non-Norse Deities

What are your beliefs about deities from other religions/pantheons, both polytheistic and not? Do you honour any, and how do you balance that with heathenry? I believe very strongly that other deities exist. I don’t tend to go seeking Them … Continue reading

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I’m struggling a bit with the fact that it’s been three years

(How did so much time pass already? And: I thought I’d be somewhere different by now.) The first question for the Heathen Round Table couldn’t be more perfect: “How did you first become involved in heathenry? What started you on … Continue reading

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