- it's the Festival of Light, which is just cool
- I've always been fond of
ArkyAiken Drum (the inheritor of the "original" Lugh Lamhfada) from May's Celtic-themed SF series, the Saga of Pliocene Exile
There, and now I've made allusion to bayesnets and May in the same sentence.
Throw in Dan Simmons and we're good to go! :-D