Tag: Heathen

Artist Feature: Jessica Valentine

Jessica painting one of her Hex Signs

This artist feature originally appeared in Wyldspirit issue 2 (June 2014) and was entitled: Art and Inspiration: ‘Hex Signs – American Mandalas by Jessica Valentine’

Throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania, Hex signs or Barn Signs are as much a part of the landscape as the farms and homes they occupy. Hex signs date back almost 300 years, when……


Heathen Community and Wyrd Relationships

Frithstead Handfasting © Fred Bower

This article was written by Fred Bower-Brauer, Heargweard of Frithstead Heathen Fellowship for Wyldspirit issue 2 (Wyldwood Radio e-zine, June 2014).

One of the parts of Heathenry that has always appealed to me on a deeply personal level is that Heathenry at it core is about relationships and community. This web of relationship, or Web of……


A Heathen Celebration of Victory and New Beginnings

Altar © Fred Bower-Brauer

This article was written by Fred Bower-Brauer, Heargweard – Frithstead Heathen Fellowship for Issue 1 of Wyldspirit (March 2014).

Awaken! Awaken! Awaken!

And rise!

Let the earth come to life again,

and welcome the light of Spring!

At this time the chill of Winter is dispersed and the earth blooms and grows warm once more, Yes! Spring is here…