The Dark Knight Rises… And Tries to Steal All My Candy
This year for Halloween, I went to my dad’s house to
do a load of laundry and pass out candy. I sat on a plastic chair on the front porch freezing my buns off, a tan Tupperware bowl filled with bite-sized chocolate bars perched on my lap. Dad remained indoors – where it was warm, I might add – working on his absentee ballot for the presidential election. He sat at the dining room table so he could watch the parade of costumed trick-or-treaters through the front window.Continue reading Halloween 2016: Bad Batman and Other Stories
Henry broke into an old abandoned house one night. The only thing they found of him was his brand new flashlight.
Anna often dressed up as a cat. She got into many fights for that.Continue reading HALLOWEEN, by Violet & Suzanna
Black cats and mummies,
Witches and full moons,
Halloween is a fun night
To run around and scream, “Boo!”
If out trick-or-treating,
You see something eating,
An arm, leg or toe,
It isn’t a show.
Why isn’t Halloween a national holiday? It should be. Children and adults all across the nation dress up in costumes. There are parties to attend, candy to collect and eat, haunted venues to visit and scary movies to watch. That’s a lot of time and preparation!Continue reading The Case For Halloween