Library Ghosts International

Posted: November 10, 2008 in Uncategorized

Do you pish posh the idea of ghosts, or are you a believer? Either way, here’s  a fantastic link on haunted libraries, written by a staff member at Encyclopedia Brittanica:

” The United States does not have a monopoly on the paranormal. Many supernatural elements of our Halloween traditions originated in the pre-Christian Celtic festival of Sahmain

 Samhain when the souls of the dead wandered at night and people lit bonfires and left offerings (treats) to stop ghosts from going bump in the night. ”

Read more if you dare …

 

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