HAPPY HALLOWEEN !
“It’s Halloween. Everyone’s entitled to one good scare.” ~Sheriff Leigh Brackett, Halloween (John Carpenter) Halloween presents the perfect opportunity to play “dress up.” Does your Halloween costume reflect your identity? What masks or costumes do you wear all year ’round? You can read my new column on this topic in The Sunday Oakland Press. Local readers will find print copies of the Sunday paper at Walgreen’s and CVS. Or you can read it online here.
“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” ~F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby Cindy La Ferle Check out featured posts, additional content, and a NEW link to my Pinterest boards on the home page.
At the historic Royal Oak Township Cemetery / Cindy La Ferle “October is the month for painted leaves….As fruits and leaves and the day itself acquire a bright tint just before they fall, so the year near its setting. October is its sunset sky; November the later twilight.” ~ Henry David Thoreau, “Autumnal Tints” October tops my list of things that make me happy. Every year, I’m energized by the month’s crisp, cool weather — which always calls for beautiful boots and cozy sweaters. I love heirloom pumpkins, fires in the evening, harvest festivals, spicy pumpkin pies, and the changing colors of the landscape. I love how October rekindles our nurturing…
“Halloween candy is a metaphor for life. If you keep handing out candy corn, you shouldn’t expect to get Dove bars in return.” ~Anonymous attribution Trick or treat? / Cindy La Ferle Check out new featured posts, additional content, and social media sharing options on the home page.
The magic of approval
“Self-respect has nothing to do with the approval of others.” ~Joan Didion Autumn flea market / Cindy La Ferle Check out featured posts, additional content, and a NEW link to my Pinterest boards on the home page.