The Schworak Site | Log In | Up One Level

The Kingfisher Symbol

Traits: Luck Patience, Speed & Agility

Description: Some old men say the Kingfisher was meant in the beginning to be a water bird but as he had not been given either webbed feet or a good bill he could not make a living. The animals held a council over it and decided to make him a bill like a long sharp awl for a fishgig (fish spear). So they made him a fishgig and fastened it on the front of his mouth. He flew to the top of a tree, sailed out and darted down into the water, and came up with a fish on his gig. And he has been the best gigger ever since.

Return to the introduction page or view other links for related information.

View the survey page where you can find your spirit animal.

Artists With Artwork On This Site

All content on this site is copyright ©2004-2018 and is not to be reproduced without prior permission.