Of Superstition and Friday the 13th

Posted on September 13, 2013

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Here is a few fun facts about this day that many dread, but I personally like. Enjoy!

The Amber Light's Blog

paraskevidekatriaphobia (the irrational fear of Friday the 13th). 

http://www.timeanddate.com/calendar/weekday-friday-13 (calendar of dates, very cool)

http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/news-friday-13th-superstitions

I am nothing if not resourceful! Why re-write a perfectly good blog? The link above is to a wonderful blog telling all about some crazy superstitions attached to Friday the 13th and Fridays and the number thirteen as well.

Got me to thinking about superstitions, where they come from and why they continue to stay in our cultures even when the percentages say the odds of anything happening around that number is same as any other number.

Superstitions get started when a set of events, actions or circumstances happen at the same time some other fortunate or unfortunate thing in our lives. Then, the act of us THINKING (making a place for that reality to happen) about the possibility of such a thing happening again sends out a vibration to the Universe. Then the…

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