(I wrote this last October, trying to capture the essence of Halloween goodness and childhood enjoyment- before turning up the creepy factor in the end.) The majority of the trick or treaters had already abandoned the streets, divvying up their spoils of war and sorting their favorites into piles in the safety of their … Continue reading PUMPKIN (short story excerpt)
"Gage Creed came in, dressed in his burial suit. Moss was growing on the suit’s shoulders and lapels. Moss had fouled his white shirt. His fine blond hair was caked with dirt. One eye had gone to the wall; it stared off into space with terrible concentration. The other was fixed on Jud. Gage was … Continue reading PET SEMATARY HALLOWEEN FUN
Yeah. This CANDYMAN game existed. Until recently, I had only ever laid eyes on it once. Think it was in a KayBee Toy Store. Remember those? I nearly bought it back in 1995. Kinda wish I had. Very unique piece of Horror History and memorabilia. Candyman, Candyman, Candyman, Candyman.... Thank god the phone just … Continue reading CANDYMAN: The Board Game
The first three houses were a bust. Rick kept knocking while Johnny jaunted through the grass, peeking through the windows. The indoor lights were off and soon the porch lights followed suit. The only sign of life in the last house was a barking dog and an angry man yelling sleepily about having to work … Continue reading HALLOWEEN WIP (excerpt)
I love October. This is just the delicious, bloody icing on a pumpkin colored cake.