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Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
What is a Druid?
According to the New Age Dictionary a Druid is defined as "a member of Celtic priests, poets, healers, and judges in pre-Christian Britain, Ireland, and France." Too the best of our knowledge that is what the Druids were, which implies that they...
Religions >> Druidism
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
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
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Grimassi, Raven
Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Galicia, Spain
The Celts in Galicia, Spain [ 26 ] Galicia is a region located in the northwest corner of Spain, just above Portugal; Galicia is comprised of the following Spanish provinces: La Coruna, Lugo, Grense, and Ponteverde. In all, over 2.8 million people live in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

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Review: In 'The Violet Hour,' Great Writers Facing the Inevitable
“I have news for you,” Sendak replied. “I am gonna croak.” This unblinking, unblinkered response was both typical and atypical of Sendak's attitude toward his mortality, as Katie Roiphe perceptively shows in “The Violet Hour: Great Writers at the End.
Male Writers React To Awful Comments Left On Female Colleagues' Work
Elite Daily took time yesterday to illustrate the latter by having their male writers read the virulent remarks and personal attacks left in the comment sections of their female colleagues' articles.
'Parade,' Theresa Rebeck, PigPen Theatre in Writers' 25th season
Writers Theatre has announced its 25th anniversary season, the company's first in its new world-class home in Glencoe designed by Jeanne Gang. The six-show slate begins in the 250-seat Nichols Theatre with an adaptation of "Julius Caesar" (Sept. 7 - Oct.
Ulysses, a must-have tool for writers, is now on iPhone
Ulysses Mobile ($19.99) by The Soulmen GbR has finally been updated to bring the desktop-class writing experience to your iPhone. Previously, Ulysses was only available on the Mac, then it came onto the iPad.
92Y Debuts Young Writers Workshop
The three-week intensive program will help young writers develop their craft in fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction. The series will also feature several lunch-time discussions with authors about how to make a writing career in New York.

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