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Author: Donald Smith

donaldDonald came to the Kindred through Crystal, after he moved to Pennsylvania from Texas.  He has been with the Kindred since late 2012 but took his oath the summer of 2013. He comes from a Baptist background, but once he was able to think for himself he started casually searching for something else that moved him spiritually, and then the Kindred fell into his lap.  He prays regularly to Ing/Freyr and honors his ancestors and celebrates with the folk.

Outside of the Kindred, Donald has a passion for home-made root beer, enjoys raising chickens and learning to farm from Crystal, and playing video games. He is a professional waste water operator for the government, so he really knows his “shit”.  Yes, that is Donald’s humor.

2017 q4 newsletter

The 3rd quarter we omitted a newsletter due to time constraints.  Everything was under control, though.  Herein follows the 4th quarter review. Past Happenings October:  Winter Nights saw a semi-private ritual to Ing and the Ancestors. This was a blood sacrifice involving a farm animal.  Our weofodthegn is a farm girl and has been trained …

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The Whisper on the Winds

(This essay copyrighted to Jeremy Baer.  This is a personal opinion piece from the individual author meant to share experience and insight. It is not intended as a scholarly article, nor is its ethos necessarily endorsed in whole by the Kindred.  Anyone wishing to share experiences are free to do so by e-mailing GVK kindred  …

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