There is something about the winter that brings out the spooky in me.
At the end of the month the Holidailies start up and I’ll be posting holiday related stuff everyday.
Of course, in my family we used to tell a lot of ghost stories and the like during those long cold winter evenings so what you’ll get from me will be interesting.
No doubt about that.
All Souls’ Day was first instituted at the monastery in Cluny in 993 CE and quickly spread throughout the Christian world. People held festivals for the dead long before Christianity. It was Saint Odilo, the abbot of Cluny in France, who in the 10th century, proposed that the day after All Saints’ Day be set […]