Halloween

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…

My Motivation

My Motivation

I have had many opportunities to spend time with the dying, beginning with my grandfather. I remember very little about his illness other than discovering he could no longer tell his seven-year-old granddaughter stories and I was often chased away before I could wear him out. I do remember his death. The night he died…