Plans: MY 60TH BIRTHDAY!!!!!!!
Greetings to you Sunna, in all your feminine, fertile glory; Lamp of Wodan, newly risen! Hail to you who has shown on all our ancestors, who shines on us, and who will yet shine on our decedents yet unborn. Share with us some of your light, your energy, your power, so that we might better fight our battles and attain our goals. WE GIVE YOU A MOST HEART-FELT HEIL SUNNA, as we honor the Sunna that resides in us all!
Elder Rune Summons:
Born of fire, born of ice
Life is lived at such a price
Elder Runes in your way
Advise the mortal man today
AM Elder Rune: Jera (irreversible): Harvest, 12th Rune of the Futhark, the number 12, cycles, a turning point, cause and effect, the Rune of return, two halves of a cyclic whole, harmony-in-movement-in-balance, improvement, expansion, growth, progress, patience, the result of a previous action, reward for the right (or wrong) action.
Armanen Rune Summons:
Born of fire, born of ice
Life is lived at such a price
Armanen Runes in your way
Advise the Spirit man today
AM Armanen Rune: Not:
An eighth is mine, to all the Folk
Useful to know in their suffering;
Where hatred rises up between man and man,
This is can settle fast.
Separation, suffering settled, calm, necessity of fate, misery and death, change of luck as necessity, decision of the Wurtâ , Wurt/Urlag paid-for, cause-effect relations, capability to restructure Wurt/Urlag, That which cannot be averted, the Ur-law that is active in every creature, separation, stress, karmic debt, karmic need, but with outlook for change of karma, banishing ill fortune by means of accepting karma and karmic law, Skuld, Divine justice that balances, use your Fate; do not stem yourself against it.
Interpretation: Harvest (Jera) leading to a change of luck (Not).
Outcome: It’s past sunrise and the heat has already started building for the day. At .6 miles, that was good enough for the well-behaved slug-muffin; well, me too.
Yard…with PLENTY of breaks. Yard is finished back to the hindmost part behind the sheds.
*Even a grocery run!
*NEVER, EVER grocery shop hungry…Jeez!
Okay, now the temps are hovering around 100F. Time to wait to finish the hindmost part of the yard.
Inundated with birthday well-wishes on Fb.
Weeded the pepper area of the garden; BADLY needed
The thermometer on my porch says 101F/38C
Nothing interesting on the tele…Newspaper time
Previewed “50 Shades of Grey: the trilogy”…oh my!
Sporting KC hosts Chicago Fire 1-1
It’s early evening, still 98F. The sun has receded below the western tree line. The hindmost part of the yard; hence, the entire yard, is now done.
Watered the vegetable garden with the rainwater I’ve preserved.
Birthday Rune Readings;
Physical Year (FUTHARK):
Hagalaz (irreversible): The cosmic seed of potential, a sacred
enclosure/shell, shaping, evolution, protection within, holiness,
destruction/regeneration, evolution, destructive elements, unavoidable
unpleasantness, pruning, potentially destructive but change will occur on its
own given time.
Mannaz (U): The human, Heimo; our genetic connection, cooperation between people, the human intellect, awareness, kinship, the ability to work well within a social structure and be effective within it, social interaction and order, perfected intellect, attract support from your peers, Divine structure.
Kenaz (U): The torch, light, shaping, fabrication or fashioning of primordial
material, the hearth fire, brightly burning, knowledge, divine inspiration under control of human craft, knowledge from within, intuition, Self-awareness, creativity and transformation, clarity of thought, the application of the Divine.
Looks like a damn good year! Change is afoot; cooperation between people, culminating in transformation
A fourteenth know Volkrast, the dwarf,
Sings early at the gates of dawn,
To strengthen the Aesir, to empower the Alves,
But to myself, Allfather, to gain wisdom.
Great gain, male mysteries, male leadership, pulling down the spiritual into
material form, human/humanity, increase, masculinity, health, plenty, magic,
spirit, truth, God-Man, male principle in Cosmos, birth, health, increase,
maleness and man, divine man, male principle in Cosmos, magic power,
thaumaturgy, true self, the resurrected god, the upper part of the world tree,
Irminsul, Rune of spiritual powers, of directing Manna powers; the sacred Rune
of humankind encouraging us to be human.
A twelfth one I sing, when I see through the brush
The hanged one swinging from the hemp;
He climbs down from the trunk, must tell me his tale
When I carve the Runes right.
Excitation, mysteries revealed, sacrifice, rebirth of the Sun god, fertility
and/or destruction, generation, power, success, wisdom, duties fulfilled, art of
concealment and hiding, rebirth into the light - life of the soul, the power to
make situations turn completely around, wisdom, spiritual understanding, the
power of regeneration, warrior strength, justice, balance, personal sacrifice of
the father, resurrection/reincarnation/born again; “Do not fear anything, even
dying cannot kill you. Better to die than to be dead alive” (Gorsleben).
A fourteenth I sing to the assembled Folk
When naming the divine names;
The Aesir and Alves and their various kinds
No one can spell out without learning.
Determination, Urlag; life fate and destiny, life as law, life following the
law, experience, test, temptations by life-circumstances, water, sea, good
management, test of life, school of the lives, relations, defeat and the laws of
nature, life and primal law, psychic & spiritual awareness, cosmic flow,
seeds of thought, the etheric part of the body, initiation that experiences life
on earth as a continuous process of initiation, The Cosmic Ocean.
Interpretation: Spiritually, there will be great gain, success, culminating in the effects of
Looks like an excellent year coming!
Toby for an oatmeal bath with Aveeno soap.
PM Clarification Rune: none
Comments: cared for animals
Alaf Sal Fena!