Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Tale of Halloween Costumes and Contest by Heather Long

Halloween comes around once per year and every year it requires costume shopping, but before costume shopping can begin, we have to come up with a costume theme.  Once upon a time, this simply involved what I was in the … Continue reading

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Holiday & Halloween Movies by Jennifer Iszkiewicz

Holiday movies, you’ve got to love them, right?  Whether you’re singing along with Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye in “White Christmas,” cringing as Steve Martin wipes his face with John Candy’s underpants in “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” or marveling at … Continue reading

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Halloween Paranormal-Scope, Contest & News

Happy Halloween!  For your enjoyment today, we have three blog entries and two contests.  We’ll begin with the Paranormal-Scope and contest, then you’ll see a fun article on movies by Jennifer Iszkiewicz, and a blog article and contest by Heather … Continue reading

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Contest & Interview with Dana Fredsti

Please welcome the fascinating and hilarious Dana Fredsti back to Nights of Passion! Dana is also Inara LaVey and between the two of them they write horror, romance, mysteries and thrillers. Dana will be giving away an ebook, so be … Continue reading

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Things That Go Bump In The Night by Gerri Brousseau

Each season seems to bring with it certain classic tales.  Christmas brings us “A Christmas Carole,” by Charles Dickens, and when I think about Halloween and of some of the favorite stories I enjoyed at that particular time of year, … Continue reading

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Contest & Halloween Menu by Annie Nicholas

Every year a group of us take our kids out trick or treating together. This year I decided to host a prep party before our monsters go door to door, a quick easy meal full of fun.  Not just for … Continue reading

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Contest and A Dark Night Sundae

It seems appropriate as I write this that it’s snowing.  In conferring with my vampire friends, I’ve discovered that those over 100 years old have food fixations and cravings.  The following dessert recipe is a favorite with the Vampires in … Continue reading

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Contest & Halloween History Fun by Cinsearae Santiago

Lovers of creepiness as we all are already, I’m sure most of us know the story about Jack and how the jack-o-lantern came to be. But for those who don’t know, the legend stems from Irish storytellings. Jack was a … Continue reading

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Halloween by Gerri Brousseau

Halloween is one of the world’s oldest holidays.  Some folklorists have detected its origins back to the Roman feast of Pomona (the goddess of fruits and seeds) or the festival of the dead called Parentalia.  It is more typically linked … Continue reading

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Contest & Article: Terrifying My Four-Year-Old by Rebecca Royce

Every year, my husband really does up our house for Halloween.  It’s really his ‘thing.’  My white center-hall colonial becomes a beacon of haunting for the holiday and I think the neighborhood children really enjoy the effort. We have clearly … Continue reading

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