Hagalaz – Hail – Blunt, external change is upon us this week. Whether it’s cooler weather settling into much of the northern hemisphere, a chill skating through life, or some other frozen state breaking wide open, the elements prod our wyrd bring a wake-up call.
When we talk about hail, it brings out strange reactions. It fascinates us, because it doesn’t happen often. Fear is part of our awareness of it, as it is a destructive force. It disrupts our flow, and has radical potential to take away livelihood, mobility, sustenance, protection. Hail can be a nasty force. Yet, while it holds aspects of frozen Nature, it’s also in motion, changing our landscape, possibly our lives. Find the full Weekly Rune on Patreon.