Samhuinn 2017

Ceremony took place on Sunday 29th October 2017. Attendees: Greenfingers, Locksley, Silverbear Strider, Teller, Vyvyan (now nicknamed 'Darth Vyv' due to her black coat with a thick black hood). I'd been so busy with projects this time last year that I lost touch with the seasons. This year, I could feel Samhuinn approaching and I … Continue reading Samhuinn 2017

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Samhuinn 2016

​Ceremony took place on Sunday 30th 2016.  It was a surprisingly warm evening once we had gathered.  As we prepared ourselves, I was taken aback by the almost ethereal beauty of the Hearth Grove, the fire pit ablaze whilst being surrounded on the four corners by the tall outdoor candle holders.  Each proudly containing a … Continue reading Samhuinn 2016

Samhain 2015

Ceremony took place on Sunday 1st Nov. The day time was fine: blue skies, golden sunshine, autumnal oranges and fiery reds everywhere.  First thing in the morning and as soon as evening descended, the Otherworld made itself known by patches of fog across the East Midlands.  I don't know how far they stretched to. What … Continue reading Samhain 2015

Samhain 2013

Calan Gaeaf 'Spirits of this place await “Calan Gaeaf” to call. So come with the Corievaltauvi, celebrate Samhain for all. Skies have thickened now with tumbling clouds, Fields have yielded their harvests are ploughed rough and naked until seeded next year. The earths so dark, decay in the air Ready to fertilise the next seeding … Continue reading Samhain 2013