Random Fact: November

The name ‘November’ comes from the Latin for nine, as it was the ninth month of the Roman calendar. The Anglo-Saxons called it Windmonath (wind month) or Blotmonath (blood or sacrifice month). November has been designated National Novel Writing Month and National Blog Posting Month in the UK, and in the US it’s National Pomegranate Month. November’s birthstone is topaz and it’s flower is a chrysanthemum.