Nostalgia

September has always been a challenging month for me because the changing of the seasons brings with it, nostalgia. Dictionary.com defines nostalgia as a wistful desire to return in thought or in fact to a former time in one’s life, to one’s home or homeland, or to one’s family and friends; a sentimental yearning for…

Halloween

Many cultures believe Halloween is the one night of the year when the veil separating the physical and spiritual worlds is lifted. Since ancient times, people have believed that, for a brief span of hours, the living, and the dead could interact. The Ancient Celts wore masks to avoid this interaction, so the spirits could…