This was/is Halloween

I absolutely love the story of Halloween, the pagan origin of the festivity, the dark side of it, the link to the unknown. In the first couple of years I spent in Ireland, I enjoyed dressing up, and I would still love to do it if a party should come up. Here in Galway, the…

Just another Halloween witch

After a week down with a bad flu and forebodings, I finally woke up feeling better. It happens that you spend a week home from work with fever, stomach ache and nightmares to keep you company, and every hour feels like forever. In one of the bad dreams you are with your best friend, waiting…