The fear of Halloween, known as Samhainophobia, can be extremely debilitating. Learn the symptoms, causes and strategies to overcome this common, but not often talked about, phobia.
Halloween Lanterns Halloween is a popular holiday; a time to celebrate the sinister, to play tricks, dress up and have fun. It is also a much more ancient festival than many of us realise, and the unbroken...
A not-so-ordinary approach to explaining the origins and practices of Halloween.
A living person was put inside a wicker and set alight to pay tribute to the god of thunder, was one of many practices during original Halloween festivals -
Americans in particular are fond of their tradition of Trick or Treating. Modern myth tells us that the practice began with the Catholics, but it may be more ancient even than that! How did it start?
It is that time of year again when ghouls, ghosts, goblins and all kinds of spooks start gearing up to go bumping around in the dark corridors of our imaginations and scare as many poor souls as they can. Just around...
There is a direct connection between the modern celebration of Halloween and the ancient Celtic mysteries of the British Isles
Why are ghosts and witches associated with Halloween. Plus some good scary quotes
An article about some of the animals of Halloween and how they became associated with the holiday. This article covers information about owls, bats, toads and spiders.
There are many versions of Halloween history, but do you know how Halloween really started in the United States? Learn how to separate American Halloween tradition fact from fiction.