Michael burnsall crop bestThe Second Rune is the rune of Strength. The first eight Runes are all about the needed building blocks to lead life as a human being. They are so healing and empowering, and they prepare us for the more spiritual challenges of runes 9 to 24. As part of his worldwide Runes Course, Michael Conneely, author of the novel Rune Magic available on Amazon, talks about uses of the Runes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IPR3fRx7PE