Tag Archives: Halloween

Halloween Horror: The Exorcist

For the Exorcist it was a bit hard to decipher a particular scene that stood out from the rest. The film builds up from previous events. Each event is needed in order to make the film effective. This film includes typical … Continue reading

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Halloween: Roots of Samhain

Samhain, (pronounced SOW-in, SAH-vin, or SAM-hayne) means “End of Summer”, and is the third and final Harvest. The dark winter half of the year commences on this Sabbat. Various other names for this Greater Sabbat are Third Harvest, Samana, Day … Continue reading

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Halloween Horror: A Nightmare on Elm Street

My absolute favourite slasher film is Wes Craven’s 1984 film A Nightmare on Elm Street. This film was the beginning of the Freddy Krueger franchise. The plot is insane. Revolving around several teenagers who are stalked and killer in their dreams … Continue reading

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31 Days of Halloween: Book Review: Ring – Koji Suzuki

A mysterious videotape warns that the viewer will die in one week unless a certain, unspecified act is performed. Exactly one week after watching the tape, four teenagers die one after another of heart failure. Asakawa, a hardworking journalist, is … Continue reading

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Halloween: Divinations

One of the most popular divinations – the spectre of a future love enters a lass’s farm’s stackyard at night, running round its circumference with her arms outstretched. Upon reaching full circle she would embrace the apparition of an unknown … Continue reading

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Halloween: As Above Poem

As Above So Below Deep in the shadows Of what we harvest We see Death laid bare Lands once rich Stripped of their shine Greenery is long gone Instead the great fields stretch barren Another season has died The world has … Continue reading

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Halloween: One Night

Untitled One night To waver in the shadows Of time Of loss Of sorrow Send word To our beloved dead Our thoughts carried To the heavens above ​

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