Category Archives: may day

Dying for a Good Harvest

Beth and I recently watched two movies that we’d sort of associated with Thanksgiving, even though neither of them actually mentioned it or took place then. There are SPOILERS for both. Little Giants – I’d seen this when I was … Continue reading

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I Spy a May Queen

I knew as a kid that the first of May was May Day, but it’s not something I ever celebrated. I don’t think it’s that big in the States, or at least not the part where I lived. The Wikipedia page … Continue reading

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Look Out Upon the Myriad Arbor

Today is both Arbor Day and Walpurgis Night, two holidays to which I’ve never put a whole lot of thought. Frankly, I’m not quite sure why, if we already had Arbor Day, we really needed Earth Day, especially in the … Continue reading

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