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The Wolf Moon

Posted by Rachel Minns on

Groups of wolves would have frequently gathered outside of villages in the hope that a vulnerable member of the encampment would wonder far enough away from safety for them to be able to feed. This would probably have been more noticeable during the full moon for obvious reasons.

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2018. A year to be thankful for.

Posted by Rachel Minns on

I am stepping away form my usual type of blog post as I want to make the most of today and think about what I am thankful for and what I want to be thankful for this time next year. I have a lot to be thankful for in my life at the moment, but I want to stick to my business for now.  I am grateful for all the people who have come and gone in my business-life this year. I am thankful for the influence they have had on my choices. Whether they have stayed the duration or...

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I am Dead

Posted by Rachel Minns on

I close my eyes – the light is back and time is gone. I am happy. My memories are brighter than before. I remember with vivid colour and a sound that is clearer than anything I have encountered. I close my eyes.

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Samhain - an ancient concept. Let me tell you a story

Posted by Rachel Minns on

Samhain is fast approaching and, at this time of year, I am often asked for stories about the past celebrations from this time of year. So, I thought I would share a bit about the festival, from what I have managed to discover.

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