The holidays were fruitful, but must end; One August evening had a cooler breath; Into each mind intruding duties crept; Under the cinders burned the fires of home. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wes Craven, known worldwide for his horror films and on the Vineyard for his low-key style, humor and thoughtfulness, died on Sunday, August 30 in Los Angeles at the age of 76. The cause was brain cancer.