Happy New Year, Witches!
Samhain (pronounced sah-wen) is celebrated as the Celtic New Year by Wiccans, Druids, Pagans and many others around the globe. It begins the evening of October 31st, All Hallow's Eve, when the veil is thinnest between worlds and extends until the new moon of November 18th this year. Samhain is a time of honoring death and communing with those that have transitioned from their Earthly presence. In this instance, death may be regarded as the loss of a