Halloween is Coming
October 18, 2011 § 5 Comments
Do you know who you want to be?
That’s the wonderful thing about Halloween for people: it’s a chance to be something you’re not. For a while, it’s role playing. You can be a monster, or be a princess, or be a dead person.
But for me? I am torn on all sides by pressure. So many forces seek to decide who and what I shall be for Halloween. They circle like sharks, fighting amongst themselves for single bloody piece of men. What of the freedom of this season? I ask is a man not entitled to choose his own costume?
“No,” says the Zombie, “you belong to the season of horror.”
“No,” says the girl wearing a three-inch skirt and nurse’s outfit, “you belong to the season of sluttyness.”
“No,” says the man who didn’t try, “you belong in your basement.”
I rejected those answers. Instead, I chose something different. I chose to be kind of a big deal. I chose to be a force of nature. I chose…
Updates shall come as I actually get moving on this.