Nauð er Þýjar þrá
ok þungr kostr
ok vássamlig verk.
NYD is to serve the Hard Struggle
And The Work of Toiling with "Storm-Born" lies.
NUMINOUS - "Divine Spirit" (Latin)
NUERE - "to Nod" (Latin)
NOD - "To shake one's head or bow" (English)
HNOTEN - "To Shake" (German)
HNUDEN - "To drift in and out of conciousness while on drugs" (Proto-Germanic)
NU - "Death, corpse" (Proto-Germanic)
NAUDIZ - "compulsion or force. Trouble,distress." (Proto-Germanic)
NEED - "A Necessity for Something" (Anglo Saxon)
NAUÐ - "Labor, Distress" (Old Norse)
Shake out the divine labor of
For though the storm rages;
Below the surface of the waves
The force of NAUÐ
Drives the Divine change.
What fuels your storm?
Be it hope or hate?
Desire to control or to liberate?
Be it love or disdain?
Be it for healing or for pain?
For every word and deed
Fuels the Numinous Need.