Tombstone stardust Samhain Halloween digital art collage by Ella of LaWhimsy

Blessed Samhain and Happy Halloween

The haunting of leaves' melody / Crunching like so many bones /Spellbound by the moonlight's glow / By the haunting thought of what no one knows. / Stardust it scatters itself through the trees / A sparkling shadow of the veil unseen / Leaving its mark upon gravestones and me. ~ Ella A blessed Samhain… Continue reading Blessed Samhain and Happy Halloween

Images, Musings and Mutterings, Poetry

The Veil’s Thin…

Let's go on a journey that roams through the Worlds of here, there & other and let's see what unfurls... Halloween wraps fear in innocence, As though it were a slightly sour sweet. Let terror, then, be turned into a treat... ~Nicholas Gordon 'Tis the night - the night Of the grave's delight, And the… Continue reading The Veil’s Thin…

Eldritch Word Nerd art collage via lawhimsy
Word Nerd

Word Nerd : Eldritch

With Halloween, Samhain and The Day of the Dead so very close at hand, I felt that an otherworldly sort of word would be quite fitting and eldritch is a rather delightful word with Old English/Scottish origins (both of which are deliciously filled with otherworldly history, myths and lore). May your day be filled with… Continue reading Word Nerd : Eldritch

Images, Musings and Mutterings

The Black Cat

On Wednesday night at 11:00pm, when all was dark and the leaves were slowly rustling down the quiet, lonely streets outside, I sat my very tired, yet thrilled, self down to catch TCM's viewing of "The Black Cat". It had been years since I had caught it by chance and fell in love with it's… Continue reading The Black Cat