Halloween Revival on a Warm Dark Night

Someone’s knocking at my door. What? On Halloween? This can’t be. Another knock? Sure enough, there are little children dressed in cute costumes. How can this be? It may be an annual tradition for others all around the country, but in this town where I live the tradition has been different. For as long as…

Halloween 2011

Breaking News – Halloween Cancelled! I had my sign up and bowls of candy by the door, but no one came. Many people still don’t have power, hopefully they’ve found a warmer place to stay. As I drive through town I see green, yellow and orange leaves dancing in the sunlight and drifting down to…

A Strange Year

Oct. 27, 2011 – I get a call from my daughter who’s in college near Albany, NY. “Mom it’s snowing!”, “You’re kidding, right?” I responded. A couple hours later we had a little snow dusting as well, just a little. Oct. 28, 2011 – We woke up to see that the grass & cars were…

Autumn Memories

What does Autumn mean to you? Is it cool crisp air, warm colors or back to school? Maybe you live in a warm climate like I used to and September is not much different from August. Are you looking forward to Halloween? Maybe you live somewhere where Halloween is not celebrated, or perhaps it’s Spring…