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Wight of the Living Dead

I once spent a misty October 31st at the cottage of a friend in Cornwall, England, enumerating Yankee Halloween customs. In a fit of nostalgia, I ventured that every front porch in America would be displaying the Jack-o’-Lantern. This intrigued…

A Connection That Death Cannot Suspend

“I have always believed that the pain of losing someone is directly proportional to the joy you shared in life.” "Dearest Audrey. None of us is ever old enough to lose our Mammas. Sending gentle thoughts. Love, Sally.”  Courtesy Audrey…

Monsters in Midtown

Residents of Midtown’s Beard Street go all out for Halloween, with elaborate decorations, haunted houses and activities to entertain the thousands of people who come to join in the fun. Saige Roberts   Each year near dusk on All Hallows…