Posts Tagged ‘Halloween’

I woke up this morning, the day after Halloween, feeling different than I had on the day after Halloween in years past. I felt a little woozy, with a funny taste in my mouth. No throbbing headache, though. No unquenchable thirst. No shaky hands. See, I hadn’t toured the neighborhood last night with a plastic […]


It can be pretty frightening to walk into an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting for the first time. Or for the second or third time, for that matter. At the very first meeting I attended, there were all sorts of scary creatures. Weary-eyed old men. Worn-out women. Sullen 20-somethings. Holy-roller housewives. Flip-flop-wearing frat boys. Equally scary were […]