A spell candle crafted specifically for the upcoming spirit season. Perfect for ritual work on Samhain and to honor the ancestors. These beeswax spell candles have been colored a deep red, the color of blood, the life force and power that flows within all living creatures. During the crafting process these candles were rolled in herbs and curios such as Copal to seek divine favor, Sweetgrass to call upon spirits, and Dirt to summon ancestors and spirits of the dead.
The Secret History, Donna Tartt If you’ve been paying attention to this space, you might have noticed the regard the Flavorwire editors have for all things Tartt, and especially for this novel, a strange, perfect book starring a set of mysterious Greek scholars, pagan rituals, and fatal flaws. P.S: If you haven’t read it, time’s a-ticking – Tartt’s long-awaited third novel, an epic art-world caper, hits shelves in October, and it’s best to be fully prepared.
Halloween skeletons, witches, ghosts, spiders and crows along with pumpkins decorate windows and lawns with almost the same regularity as Christmas lights and crèches. Adults and children discuss and prepare costumes for their cheery trick-or-treating and parties. Youths visit haunted houses; television networks sponsor monster feasts featuring every kind of horror show; real witches and warlocks give interviews explaining the significance and importance of their special holiday.