The Joy of Halloween

Awen pumpkin

“What are you gonna be for Halloween?” That was one of my favorite questions growing up.  Sometimes it was a conversation with the kids at school.  Other times it was a question from my mother, wanting to figure out if she could get away with buying a boxed costume (the kind with the full-face hard plastic mask held on with a rubber band) or if I’d be begging her to sew something for me. The question wasn’t “what kind of a costume do you want?” or “what do you want to dress … [Read more...]