Five Ways to Make Your Samhain Better | Jason Mankey

HOW WILL YOU CELEBRATE SAMHAIN? Samhain is a time for celebration, reflection, and the work of a Witch. There’s no one way to celebrate the season, but I’ve found over the years […] Source: Five Ways to Make Your Samhain Better | Jason Mankey

Irish-American Witchcraft: Fairies and Samhain | by Morgan Daimler

As we move further into the Samhain season, there is often a strong emphasis on remembering and connecting to our ancestors and dead loved ones. A secondary theme that we find is the idea of a so-called ‘thinning of the veil’ as a way to describe the increased activity by spirits and easier perception of … Read more Irish-American Witchcraft: Fairies and Samhain | by Morgan Daimler

Samhain vs. Halloween | Jason Mankey

This is an excellent discussion of the difference between Samhain and Halloween. If you want to understand the differences, please click the link below. <3 Halloween and Samhain are more than just a day, they are practically a season for many of us. They are also two distinct holidays and offer vastly […] Source: Samhain … Read more Samhain vs. Halloween | Jason Mankey

Happy Samhain Blessings & Happy Halloween

I’m celebrating Samhain a day early because I have something special planned for tomorrow, so make sure to stop by. Halloween has always been my favorite holiday of the year. I don’t know if it was the idea that for one day out of the year, I could be whoever or whatever I wanted, or … Read more Happy Samhain Blessings & Happy Halloween

Samhain, Fairies, and Symbolism in Your Writing

With the Samhain (Halloween) celebration just around the corner, I wanted to gaze back into the past to see how this ancient festival evolved and became the holiday we celebrate today. Besides, if you write fairy fantasy, you’ll want to incorporate some of the ancient myths and other such symbolism into your work. It is … Read more Samhain, Fairies, and Symbolism in Your Writing

An Essay on the Importance of Halloween in American Society

Halloween has become one of the most celebrated retail holidays in our American culture although the roots of the holiday are shrouded in religious beliefs that have survived from the beginning of time. Think of Halloween and visions of costumes, jack-o-lanterns and candy appear. Lots of candy! But the earliest celebrations of Halloween symbolize the … Read more An Essay on the Importance of Halloween in American Society

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