CELTIC GODDESS--CARLIN

  On the eve of Hallowmas, the Scots honor Carlin in her guise of "Old Woman".  She was the spirit of the eve of Samhain (Halloween), the night the year turned to winter and the ghosts of the dead roamed the world of the living. She was also knows...

HUGS

"They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything. - Bil Keane (Family Circus Creator)

Angel in Disguise (poetry)

Just who's to say an angel must have wings and halo bright. With golden hair, surrounded by an everlasting light. And who's to say an angel always must wear flowing clothes; Have a face with perfect  features, go around reciting prose.  ...

Where Halloween got it's name

The name "Halloween" began as "All Hallows Eve." this became "All Hallow E'en" leading to "Hallowe-en" or Halloween.  It was the evening before all Hallows Day, which was later called All Saints' Day. (Hallows , in this case meant Saints) ...