Archive for October 2021

Ghost Season

Now comes ghost season, the Halloween decorations and spider webs are everywhere, these days. There are ghosts and witches, zombies, skeletons, mummies, vampires, and Frankenstein monsters. In the half-light of twilight, cats disappear in the shadows. A possum in the alley is mistaken for a rat. A plastic bag becomes a ghost. It is easy... Read more »

October Sweaters

October Sweaters
When the frost is on the pumpkins and ghosts and monsters give you frights You’re going to need a sweater to keep you warm on spooky nights. Maybe someone made it for you, sweating in July, or you found it in a thrift shop, when you went in days gone by. A bonus if it’s... Read more »

Fall color forecast

Fall color forecast
The fall colors are here, in the aisles of Halloween stuff. The candy, bright yellows and oranges and bloody shades of red. The masks this year are even more elaborate, sequins and glitter, lace and feathers! If you’re going to wear a mask, it might as well be wonderful. Sweatshirts and hoodies have been out... Read more »
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