Patricia Lafayllve is the author of two books, “A Practical Heathen’s Guide to Asatru” and “Freyja, Lady, Vanadis: an Introduction to the Goddess.” She has also written several journal articles, and the first part of a modern retelling of Njal’s Saga. She has been pagan for more thirty years, and a practicing heathen twenty. As a life time member of The Troth, Patricia has served as Steward, High Steward, Redeswoman and Steerswoman. She founded The Troth’s Lore Program and serves as a Godwoman in the Clergy Program. She is a seidhwoman and Freyjasgythja. Patricia has served the heathen/Asatru community on both local and national levels, performing rituals, ceremonies, and presented lectures throughout the United States.