Short Story Sunday: Friends Forever

Short Story Sunday: Friends Forever

“My son is living a nightmare no child, nobody should ever have to deal with.” Dr. Michael Trent spoke with the police for God knows how many times in the past three months. This time it had been about Christopher’s death. He ran his hand through his hair and sent the detectives out the front … Continue reading

Burning Question #33: Love Bites

Burning Question #33: Love Bites

Due to the fact that I’m incredibly tacky and that this is one of the best bands I’ve ever seen live I’m starting this week’s Burning Question with some introduction music. I know it doesn’t really have anything to do with this but… This blog is known for four five seven things: Parenting Vampires (and parenting) Love … Continue reading

Halloween Hotties: Werewolves (if you’re into guys who smell like wet dogs)

Halloween Hotties: Werewolves (if you’re into guys who smell like wet dogs)

A favorite from 2013 –  Aside from all of the love letter, taking kids to rock concert, and spoon hanging posts THIS one is in the top five all time most popular. Halloween Hotties: Werewolves (if you’re into guys who smell like wet dogs) Time to Countdown to Halloween with Halloween Hotties  – WEREWOLVES. Werewolves. I’m … Continue reading

Headless (a romantic Halloween poem… sort of)

Headless (a romantic Halloween poem… sort of)

Headless He stood in front of me his neck a stump without a head. In his hand was a note on expensive stationary scrawled in rough cursive. It said I need a HEAD.     To his delight I took a gourd, a pumpkin really, and with a knife carved a face with eyes fierce … Continue reading

Halloween is Almost Here

Halloween is Almost Here

Halloween is almost here Ghosts and Goblins yell and cheer, Witches drink their Bat Eye Beer Halloween is almost here. At the crack of dawn this morning, actually about an hour before, I looked out on my deck to find two ghosts holding coffee mugs and savoring the first stirrings of the woodland creatures who … Continue reading

Dia de Muertos Overload (and ghosts with banjos in my kitchen)

Dia de Muertos Overload (and ghosts with banjos in my kitchen)

I swear sometimes it feels like… Halloween is just around the corner. Day of the Dead. Día de Muertos. Sometimes the dead get too excited about the Day of the Dead. Sometimes the dead can’t wait. As a Vampire I can see ghosts. I can see them almost all of the time. They’re everywhere, but they … Continue reading