Posts Tagged ‘full moon’

Under the full moon, they make trades, but what are they trading? Weapons of war? My heart does ache. In the shadows, they become friends, but is it the friendship of peacemakers or warriors? I fear for the future.

Tonight, is the Cherokee Trading Moon, Nudadaequa, ᏄᏓᏓᎡᏆ, where people gathered from afar to trade. It is also the time of the Friendship Festival, Adohuna, ᎠᏙᎱᎾ, where friendship was made or renewed.

Take care, my friends.

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The chanting mourners march out of the cave. Who died? Why are they marching? What will they do? Beware the Mourning Full Moon tonight. You may be in danger.

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Tonight is the Harvest Moon. Harvesting bodies, souls, or minds? Beware. Be safe. The Cherokee call this Nut Moon…September Du-li-i-s-di ᏚᎵᎢᏍᏗ. The Ripe Corn Festival honoring Ginitsi Selu, ᎩᏂᏥ ᏎᎷ, the Corn Mother. Never trust a full moon. Sleep well—if you can.

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You gotta watch those full moons! Other kids too!  Halloween Kentucky Style (middle readers, Diversion Press, paperback)
Mike and Timmy try to scare Alice and Rosie. The trick’s on them when a younger neighbor and a homeless man team up to give them a real Halloween scare! It can be ordered from any bookstore or on-line retailer.KentuckyHalloween

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