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Halloween Reads: Trick or Treat: A History of Halloween by Lisa Morton

Trick or Treat: A History of Halloween by Lisa Morton Hardcover, 229 pages Published October 15th 2012 by Reaktion Books Every year, children and adults alike take to the streets dressed as witches, demons, animals, celebrities, and more. They carve … Continue reading

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Halloween: Traditions of Samhain

Samhain is a time to remember those who have passed on, celebrate the Summers end and prepare for Winter months ahead. The Sun God and earth fall into slumber, as the nights lengthen and winter begins. Samhain, (pronounced SOW-in, SAH-vin, … Continue reading

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Spiritual Roots of Halloween

THE SPIRITUAL ROOTS OF HALLOWEEN Halloween has turned into a fun and fright fest in the U.S., but this secular holiday roots and influences than go a lot deeper than candy, costumes and cavorting. There’s a reason why Halloween revolves … Continue reading

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Halloween Reading Has Commenced! 

The first few crisp nights have fallen upon us. Yes, I know–Mother Nature is just toying with us. Taunting that the end of summer has arrived. Reminding, it is soon to come. For that, I may be shouting ‘yay’ just … Continue reading

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Shine On, Harvest Moon

I read this gorgeously written article and I knew I had to share it. I identified with each key point addressed, and knew it would be beneficial to share with my readers!  I feel the change in the air. Both … Continue reading

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