Dark Heir

Dark Heir

Author: Faith Hunter

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101636220

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

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Shapeshifting skinwalker Jane Yellowrock is the best in the business when it comes to slaying vampires. But her latest fanged foe may be above her pay grade… For centuries, the extremely powerful and ruthless vampire witches of the European Council have wandered the Earth, controlling governments, fostering war, creating political conflict, and often leaving absolute destruction in their wake. One of the strongest of them is set to create some havoc in the city of New Orleans, and it’s definitely personal. Jane is tasked with tracking him down. With the help of a tech wiz and an ex-Army ranger, her partners in Yellowrock Securities, she’ll have to put everything on the line, and hope it’s enough. Things are about to get real hard in the Big Easy.

Wyrd

Wyrd

Author: Curt Pires

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 9781506709185

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 144

View: 930

A gritty and bright fantasy spy thriller starring a suicidal hero who just can't die. Full of color and violence, this mystery stars a depressed hero with an indestructible body and a forgotten past. When the U.S. Government runs up against situations too strange for them to handle alone they only have one asset to call--Pitor Wyrd. Whatever mission needs doing, whatever mystery needs solving, the roguishly handsome Wyrd acts as a one-man black ops team. With each mission, Pitor is brought closer to his mysterious past, each step pointing to the true ramifications of the Nazi's experiments with the occult during the end of World War II. From Curt Pires, the writer of The Tomorrows, The Forevers, and Pop, with art by Antonio Fuso, the artist of Survival Fetish, G. I. Joe: Cobra, and James Bond. Collects Wyrd #1-4

Exile

Exile

Author: Rowena Cory Daniells

Publisher: Solaris

ISBN: 9781849974349

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

View: 944

Slowly losing himself to madness, King Charald has passed his verdict on the mystic Wyrds: banishment, by the first day of winter. Their leader, Imoshen, believes she has found a new home for her people, but many are still stranded, amidst the violence and turmoil gripping Chalcedonia. A reward is offered for their safe return, and greedy men turn to abduction. Tobazim arrives in port, to ready the way for his people, and finds their ships have been stolen. Sorne, the king’s halfblood advisor, needs to find his sister and bring her to safety. Ronnyn and his family, living peacefully in the wilderness, are kidnapped by raiders eager for the reward. Whether the ships are ready or not, the Wyrds must leave soon; those who remain behind will be hunted down and executed. Time is running out for all of them.

The Way Of Wyrd

The Way Of Wyrd

Author: Brian Bates

Publisher: Hay House, Inc

ISBN: 9781848504493

Category: Fiction

Page: 141

View: 904

The compelling cult classic, now reissued in a brand new edition with a new introduction by Brian Bates. This bestselling fictionalized account of an Anglo-Saxon sorcerer and mystic is based on years of research by psychologist and university professor Brian Bates. An authentic and deeply compelling insight into the spiritual world of the Anglo-Saxons, it has inspired thousands of people to learn more about the ancient northern spiritual tradition. A spiritual classic!

Besieged

Besieged

Author: Rowena Cory Daniells

Publisher: Solaris

ISBN: 9781849973724

Category: Fiction

Page: 672

View: 962

Sorne, the estranged son of a King on the verge of madness, is being raised as a weapon to wield against the mystical Wyrds. Half a continent away, his father is planning to lay siege to the Celestial City, the home of the T’En, whose wyrd blood the mundane population have come to despise. Within the City, Imoshen, the only mystic to be raised by men, is desperately trying to hold her people together. A generations long feud between the men of the Brotherhoods and the women of the sacred Sisterhoods is about to come to a head. With war without and war within, can an entire race survive the hatred of a nation? Rowena Cory Daniells, the creator of the bestselling Chronicles of King Rolen’s Kin, brings you a stunning new fantasy epic, steeped in magic and forged in war.

Wyrdcraft

Wyrdcraft

Author: Matthew Ash McKernan

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 9780738772110

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 197

View: 312

Weaving Germanic Paganism with mysticism, magic, and his background as a transpersonal therapist, Matthew Ash McKernan introduces you to wyrd, a mysterious web of being that connects everything. Wyrd encompasses all organisms, ecosystems, matter, phenomena, purposes, and possibilities. It is destiny, nature, soul, magic, and mystery intertwined. In Wyrdcraft, McKernan guides you through a process of attuning to wyrd as it manifests within all the domains of your life, teaching you how to sense and intuit the ways of wyrd more clearly than ever before. Exploring the intersections of psychotherapy, ecotherapy, Heathenry, and magic, this contemplative and experiential book offers nearly fifty exercises to help you cultivate wyrd consciousness—an awareness that is naturally revealing, healing, transformative, and becoming. Becoming what, you may ask? You will see as you align with the wisdom of wyrd, heal yourself and our interconnected world, and remember the nature of your Higher Self.

On Wings of Chaos

On Wings of Chaos

Author: Travis Simmons

Publisher: Wyrding Ways Press

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 314

View: 300

Legends are born, and legends die… Siblings Angelica and Jovian are far from home on a dangerous mission to rescue their sister, Amber. But their quest to save Amber has turned bleak when visions of a gathering darkness in the west and a congregation of angels marks the beginning of the final war for heaven. On Wings of Chaos is the fifth book in an epic sword and sorcery adventure brimming with dark magic, majestic elves, and wistful fae.

Thrall: Beyond Gold and Glory

Thrall: Beyond Gold and Glory

Author: Barbara Ann Wright

Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Inc

ISBN: 9781626394544

Category: Fiction

Page: 312

View: 527

Like heroes from an ancient tale, Aesa and Maeve plan to raid foreign shores, claiming gold and glory for their homeland. Young and in love, neither considers what will happen if one is chosen to be a warrior and the other is left behind. On a mist-shrouded island, Aesa meets Ell, a woman enslaved by an insidious curse. Maeve walks the path of dark magic and finds Laret, a woman well acquainted with pain. Together, they must break the magic surrounding Ell, an act that will force them to choose between their dreams, their homes, and the women they love.

Wyrd Life

Wyrd Life

Author: Keith Healing

Publisher: Keith Healing

ISBN: 9781445276328

Category:

Page: 137

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The runes are an ancient alphabet whose letters have specific meanings. These letters can be used for divination or magic and have a depth of history that makes them unique in the Western esoteric tradition.Running alongside them is the concept of wyrd, an understanding of which is vital to the effective use of the runes, but which is very rarely covered in any detail.This book gives a grounding in both the tradition of the runes and the understanding of wyrd which provides a richness and acceptance of responsibility that is lacking in modern life.

Wyrd Kalendar

Wyrd Kalendar

Author: Chris Lambert

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9780244629953

Category: Fiction

Page: 232

View: 364

Open the Wyrd Kalendar and explore the year with eyes that are not your own... Join Chris Lambert and Andy Paciorek as they guide you through the twelve months of the year weaving twelve tales of Magic, Murder, Terror, Love and the Wyrd. Hold to the resolution in January... Seek to do more with those missing days in February... Avoid the madness of the March hare... Become the fool in April... Dance around Aunt May... Protect and nurture the June bug... Celebrate Grotto Day in July... Fall in love and weep in August... Let it all fall in September... Prepare for the October harvest... Avoid November sin... Do not let December find you out... "Gripping, sometimes terrifying but always surprising: this is the year described in the Wyrd Kalendar. Live it if you dare..." - Sebastian Baczkiewicz - Creator of BBC Radio 4's "Pilgrim"

The Dragonstone

The Dragonstone

Author: Dennis L. McKiernan

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101626429

Category: Fiction

Page: 576

View: 134

Welcome to Mithgar, Dennis L. McKiernan’s classic bestselling fantasy series of adventure where legends are forged in the fires of sorcery.... For as long as she can remember, the Elven Lady Arin has been besieged by visions from the past—or the future. But none has ever left her so shaken as the one that foretells the fall of Mithgar: images of raging dragons and brutal legions laying waste to everything in their path signifying a devastating war that will threaten the land. There is more to the prophecy than a warning—riddles within the vision that Arin must decipher if she is to prevent the forthcoming destruction. And it will take a journey across countless leagues—connected to a relic of immense power known as the Dragonstone—to find the answers to Mithgar’s salvation....