Offerings – Gifts for the Gods

Offerings – Gifts for the Gods

What do we give the Gods? This is often a matter of confusion with new pagans, and a question I asked myself. I talked to different people about it and got a whole lot of suggestions, but no real guidelines. The most common answer was “whatever the deity likes that...
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...