It’s Halloween! While I’m not much of a “Halloween” person, my kids have kind of forced me to embrace the holiday, like it or not. This year, in particular, they’re starting to understand what “spooooooky” things are and they’ve been reading scary stories (for their age level) here and there quite a bit recently.
In honor of this spooooooky day, I’m sharing a (very short) scary anecdote by Kelly Link, a great author of macabre and creepy fiction. It was originally shared by Allie Townsend near Halloween a couple of years ago in the entertainment section of Time online.
Here it is: What Scares the People Who Scare Us?