DH was moved by Asatru - Mothering Forums

Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 01-11-2010, 03:07 PM - Thread Starter
MommaFox's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Illinois
Posts: 351
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
How can I encourage without pushing?
He and I approach things very differently. He's going to take this deep sipritual emotion and pick it apart and prise all the ends free and undo every knot until every thread is laid out before him in an easy-to-follow format and then he might even arrange them alphabetically by length and color. If I felt something that strong, I'd jump in with both feet. I'd read every book I could get my hands on, follow every link, talk to every elder, really get in there and get my hands dirty. He's very much the introvert of the couple though. So how do I help him through without pushing him along and scaring him away.

:Pagan Mom to Danny and Mal , Wife to Charles Pet Parent to kitty Paige.
MommaFox is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 2 Old 01-11-2010, 04:08 PM
SunshineJ's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: In transition
Posts: 1,789
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I don't know, but if he's looking to learn more about it, the book Essential Asatru by Diane Paxton (I believe) is a really good place to start.
SunshineJ is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 13,612

27 members and 13,585 guests
a-sorta-fairytale , aparent , Comparily , Deborah , girlspn , happymamasallie , hillymum , jamesmorrow , Janeen0225 , kathymuggle , Kelleybug , lhargrave89 , lisak1234 , Lydia08 , Margarita84 , MarieGoAround , Mirzam , moominmamma , MylittleTiger , RollerCoasterMama , samaxtics , Skippy918 , SweetSilver , zebra15
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.