Utiseta – Sitting Out and Faring Forth

Utiseta – Sitting Out and Faring Forth

Most people are at least familiar with the native American “Vision quest”, but did you know that the pre Christian Norse also had a similar practice? Utiseta. What is Utiseta? Utiseta, or “sitting out” was a practice of mound sitting, grave sitting, or simply sitting...
I’m not going to Valhalla, and that’s OK!

I’m not going to Valhalla, and that’s OK!

On social media, and in many pagan circles you hear many people talking about going to Valhalla as if it were some sort of heaven. They try to justify themselves getting into Valhalla by actions like battling depression, battling cancer, or some other justification. I...