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At Long Last By Mattie Stepanek, October 1998 Half-empty trees Scritch at Ghouly gray skies, Laughing black crow Haunts a sound To the wise, Orange-toothed Pumpkins smirk Jagged tooth grins, Message is clear: Halloween now begins!
What are you going to be for Halloween? Have you heard this question yet this year? I think it’s funny that we don’t talk about what we will wear, so much as what we will “be.” To me, this means we really take our roles seriously and enjoy being someone, or something, different for a […]
Tonight’s Halloween Party Our hosts – Dianne and Floyd, Allison with her Papa’s guitar, Kate surprised us by #1 driving down from Indianapolis & #2 red hair rather than her recent blue, and there were many cute kids of all ages including “Michael Jackson.” We missed Charlotte and Elizabeth and several of our other regulars […]
Halloween 21st Century Upgrade In 1999 Dianne married Floyd Bynum and soon after they began to host a Halloween party each year. They sensationally exceed anything we did back back in the day. Their Open House is always decorated inside and out with lights, color, frightful moving objects and sounds. They […]
Halloween Then Country in the 40s The earliest memory I have of Halloween was when we still lived on Crooked Creek. Trick or Treating had not been heard of back then, or at least not in rural Anderson County. I am surprised to recall going to a Halloween Party at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. I […]