The Dark Knight Rises… And Tries to Steal All My Candy
A few weeks ago while I was at the pharmacy, I spotted a bag of Brach’s candy corn. It contained regular candy corn, chocolate candy corn and candy corn pumpkins. I was tempted. All the Halloween candy was out and this was a holiday classic. You don’t need that, I thought to myself. It’s mostly sugar. But I wanted it. Badly.Continue reading Candy Corn
What do the colors black and orange remind you of? Give up?Continue reading Black And Orange!
Anna often dressed up as a cat. She got into many fights for that.Continue reading HALLOWEEN, by Violet & Suzanna
The night before Halloween is a region-specific phenomenon found only in the Detroit area. It is called Devil’s Night. I grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, and Devil’s Night was (and still is) a time of extra vigilance for the police on the lookout for an upsurge in arson and other kinds of vandalism.Continue reading Devil’s Night: A Detroit Cultural Phenomenon