Zodiac :: Libra

September 23 through October 22
The Scales and Balance of the zodiac.

Libra loves love –they believe it’s their job to restore balance and harmony at all costs, thrives on balance in all aspects, great deal of passion when it comes to love, likes to play games, pleasant, charming, charismatic, fair, highly intelligent, idealistic, refined, self-indulgent, kind, gentle, diplomatic, even-tempered, social, good perception and observation skills.











They are prone to frivolity, indecision, greed, anger, envy, escessive pride, cruelty, coldness, isolation, impatience of criticism, when it comes to approval they have to have a lot of it, they detest conflicts, viciousness, and vulgrity.
Libra men tend to be gamblers. Libra women are extravagant, jealous, and careless with money.

Compatible with Aquaris, Taurus, and Aries.

It’s believed Libra has a graceful figure, roundish head, tan or olive complexion, large soulfull eyes, small refined features, high forehead, thin nose, dark hair, thin eyebrows, they are usually above average height.


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The Gadillon Family

The 1500s were a great time to find rampant werewolf stories.
This one takes place in 1598 France. The Gandillon family -a sister, her brother and his two children- ravaged an area called Jura in wolf form.

Penette Gandillon believe she was a wolf she would run around on all fours. One day she came upon a small boy and girl -brother and sister- gathering strawberries. Penette was consumed by blood rage and attacked the girl. The boy, a four-year-old, pulled a knife on Penette and defend his sister. Penette slashed at the boy cutting his neck and killing him. Later the girl identified that as her brothers killer.
Outraged peasants attacked Penette and tore her pieces.

Not long after, Pernette’s brother Pierre was accused of witchcraft. Rumors circulated appears kidnapping children and taking them to the witches sabbath. He would make fierce hailstorms and turned himself into a wolf with long shaggy gray hair. The devil gave him a special ointment. He wants changed into a hare once too. He accepted the rumors as truth. He confessed to killing and eating animals and humans and to return to human all he had to do was rolling grass.


Georges –Pierre’s son- confessed to using the ointment too. While his body lie in a trance state in bed, lasting three hours once he out he attended a witches sabbat. While in wolf form he killed and eaten two goats.
Both father and son had scars on their faces arms hands and legs that they’d received while in wolf form and fighting with dogs.

Antotinette confessed to selling her soul to the devil who appeared to her in the form of a black cat. She created hail while attending sabbats.

Pierre Georges behaved like raging maniacs, running around their cells on all fours and howling. It was believed they didn’t shape-shift into wolf’s because they didn’t have their magical ointment. Father and both his children were convicted hung and burned.


Rooster is the 10th animal in the Chinese zodiac.

Rooster is a bit of a perfectionist, loyal, trustworthy, self-assured, decisive, and practical, organized, seeks knowledge, truthful, resourceful, straightforward, and honest.

They can be egotistical, abrasive, seem mean because they’re honest, and expect honesty in return.

Compatible with Snake, and Ox. Incompatible with Goat, and Rabbit.

Rooster 1933, 1945, 1957, 1968, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029


Curandero and Curandera
In Meso-American, and Hispanic communities medicine man –curandero and medicine women -curandera are Hispanic healers.

Curandero with sacred tools

Curandero with sacred tools

They’re very different from brujos and brujas male and female witches.
Curandero healings consist of folk psychiatrists -they offer magical cures for emotional and mental troubles by using herbal folk remedies.

Curandera making a remedio

Curandera making a remedio

They will clean the soul and if needed return the soul to its body. This could be through exorcism of spirits that are believed to cause the problem.
Curanderos believe most physical illnesses are symptoms of emotional or mental illness. Mind, body, and spirit are all treated together.

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Vampire Cure???

According to eastern European folklore a vampire’s blood is magically potent and very dangerous.

When vampires were exhumed to be staked or cut up, the living had to be extra careful not to get sprayed.


It was believed that the living would go insane or die instantly.

Vampire corpses were covered, before staking to protect the living. On lookers stood at a distance.

Vampire blood would be used as a charm or amulet, and as a curse.
A common belief was a vampire’s blood could heal. Vampire victims would cover themselves with a vampire’s blood or drink it. To be released from the curse.

Yes! Drink Vampire’s Blood.

According to accounts this remedy didn’t work. Those who tried this remedy only became vampires themselves.

Another way to cure vampirism is with ashes.

Bat Mass Ritual

Catholic Mayans in parts abilities perform this ritual in order to ward off vampire bat bites.
Many raise hogs, which attract bats. When bites reach acceptable levels the Mayans capture any kind of bat.


The mass consists of praying over the bat and telling it their troubles then they request the bat to leave them and their livestock alone.

They release the bat back into the wild, confident that the bat will tell the others to leave the tribe alone.