Blue-Eyed Freyja

 Finna is an Old Norse term that means be found, be perceived, noticed. In an effort to truly become Friða, I have taken it upon myself to learn Old Norse, Icelandic and Runes.  Finna is my word of the day.

In looking for a word that means “to feel,” I came across finna. My intention was to write about feeling emotions. It seems this word is more suited to the task.


This is what I have decided to name this next chapter of my life, the next chapter in becoming Friða Káradóttir. In this chapter, I must allow myself to find and perceive more of who I am. It also means I must notice…<deep sigh>…my feelings, my emotions.

Previously, I mentioned the fear that possesses me as I step foot on this journey. There are few people who claim to and actually do enjoy feeling pain. I am…

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I am an artist, accountant and author living in western New York, transplanted from Denmark, Michigan, Florida, West Virginia, Pennsylvania (in that order!) I love the beauty of the world and sharing it with others through jewelry, photography, digital painting and writing.

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4 comments on “Finna
  1. Thank for sharing! 🙂

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  2. jenimcmillan says:

    What an interesting journey, Christy! I look forward to more rune knowledge and thoughts on emotions.

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  3. Thank you! Feel free to check out my blog for more! 😊


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