Halloween Rewind: The Ada Witch

Fulton Cemetery by Tom Syrba Today’s tale comes from Michigan’s Otherside, The Ada Witch of Findley Cemetery: The Ada Witch has been a popular legend in West Michigan for decades. For years, people have claimed to have witnessed a paranormal classic: “the lady in white.” She’s been seen wandering around the area of Findley Cemetery … Continue reading Halloween Rewind: The Ada Witch

Halloween Rewind: Le Loup Garou

Where Wolves Play by Michael Seabrook He was beloved by all, and most of all by the children.For he told them tales of the Loup Garou in the forest.And of the goblin thai came in the night to water the horses.And of the White Letiche, the ghost of a child who unchristeneddied, and was doomed … Continue reading Halloween Rewind: Le Loup Garou

Happy Halloween … and the Indian Drum

Happy Halloween, photo by Julie Happy Halloween everyone! I shared this story a few years ago, but since we’re back up on northern Lake Michigan at a time when the witch of November is rousing, why not share it again? In 1915, William MacHarg & Edwin Balmer wrote a book called The Indian Drum. The whole book is available … Continue reading Happy Halloween … and the Indian Drum

Happy Halloween 2014!

Rochester Hills Stonewall Pumpkin Festival @ Van Hoosen Farm, photo by Mike When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, May luck be yours on Halloween. ~Author Unknown I’d like to wish all of you a happy & safe Halloween. Watch out for those little ghosts & goblins as you’re out and about, and here’s hoping … Continue reading Happy Halloween 2014!

Happy Halloween!

Untitled, photo by Bearcats Photography Mike writes that every year they have family and friends over for homemade stew and fresh bread. He says the only catch is they have to carve a pumpkin. I’m thinking that’s a great plan – Happy Halloween everyone!! View his photo background bigtacular and see more in his slideshow. More … Continue reading Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from Michigan in Pictures!

Halloween Spectacle, photo by Kim Nixon The Halloween Spectacle is an annual event that took place last Saturday in Marquette. Here’s hoping you can get out and make a spooky spectacle of yourself tonight! Check this out bigger on Facebook and see her slideshow from the Halloween Spectacle on Flickr. More work from Kim at … Continue reading Happy Halloween from Michigan in Pictures!

Get your Halloween On, Michigan Style

Pumpkin Stem Macro II, photo by Jackson Atwater Thomson. When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ‘tis near Halloween. ~Author Unknown Halloween weekend is here and at Absolute Michigan, we’ve always enjoyed bringing you all the fun and chills of the holiday. Here’s some links to help you … Continue reading Get your Halloween On, Michigan Style