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Book Review: Halloween by Silver Ravenwolf
Buy on Amazon Author Silver RavenWolf, who has brought us such books as "Teen Witch," "To Light a Sacred Flame" and "To Stir a Magick Cauldron", to name just a few...has delighted us with Halloween. Come and explore how the Old...
Holidays >> Samhain
Samhain, The Celtic New Year
Samhain (pronounced Sowain, Sah-uin, or Sahm-hayn) is also called the Celtic New Year, The Third harvest, All Hollows Eve, the Day of the Dead, and of course Halloween. There are many more names for Samhain, but rather then having a different meaning, they...
Holidays >> Samhain
Summer is at its end and the last harvest is taken in. The cold season returns, all of nature seems to die and the nights become long. It is the beginning of Samon, the dark half of the year. The veil between the land of the living and the land of the dead...
Holidays >> Samhain
In Praise of Pumpkins
I have always had a fascination with pumpkins. As a child I enjoyed Christmas and Thanksgiving and all the other holidays we surround our year with, but Halloween was special. Halloween spoke of ghosts, ghouls, witches and all the primal fears that children...
Holidays >> Samhain
The Sacred Wheel: The Sabbats
The Wheel of the Year honors the never ending cycle of life, death, and rebirth. It expresses the belief which Pagan religions hold that time is circular, not linear. The Sabbats are derived from the rich traditions of seasonal festivals as celebrated by...
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
After Midnight: A True Ghost Story
The nervous chatter of the tourists echoed through the musty catacombs of the ancient city of Edinburgh. If I lingered behind the crowd, would that improve my chances of seeing a ghost? Or perhaps any spectral visitor would be put off by the unstable energies...
Ghosts >> Ghost Stories
Pagan Festivals
There are eight major pagan festivals celebrated by Wiccans and other pagans. Yes, just like other religions, they have a set of religious festivals that they observe and celebrate.
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca

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Police Seek Halloween Mask-Wearing Suspect In Home Invasion Robbery Along Main
Around one-o'clock Saturday morning, a woman on Crestline Road woke up to a man wearing a Halloween mask standing over her bed. According to police, the man tied the woman up with duct tape and told her if she stayed quiet she wouldn't be hurt.
'31': Another Wicked New Look At Rob Zombie's Halloween Slasher!
We just scored a brand new look at Rob Zombie's hotly anticipated 31, his Halloween-themed slasher that World Premiered at this past January's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.
Flava Flav Turns Meteorologist - 'Boo! A Madea Halloween' Trailer
A Madea Halloween,” has been released, and the concept was inspired by Chris Rock's 2014 movie “Top Five,” in which the actor/comedian sees people queuing at the cinema for a fictional Tyler Perry Madea movie called Boo… which Perry has now made ...
Garda who was stabbed under eye on Halloween awarded €35k damages
A DETECTIVE GARDA, who was stabbed under his right eye after having been called to sort out trouble on Halloween night 2010, has been awarded more than €35,000 damages in the High Court. Detective Garda Liam Dolan (53) told a garda compensation ...
Barcelona and Getafe meet with added spice after Halloween prank
It caused controversy at the time and despite almost five months passing since, Getafe president Angel Torres still isn't over Halloween. Barcelona had just beaten Getafe 2-0 at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez last year when a group of mask-wearing ...

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