Magic and the Wizards of Wyrd in Enchanted England
Did you know that Old English has about as many words for magic as the Eskimos have for snow? This workshop covers everything a writer needs to know about the concept of Wyrd, the place wizards and seeresses held in their society at the time of Enchanted England, and how they made their glimpses into the supernatural, their many different kinds of magic.
This class covers:
- The Concept of Wyrd and Why It Was So Important to the Celts and the Anglo-Saxons
- Magic Systems and A Wizard’s Equipment
- The Training of the Wizard and Seeress, and Their Place in Enchanted England
- Spells: Types and Phrasing
- Other Forms of Magic