If I could wear a Halloween costume…

I’ve been suffering through a cold the last few days. It has made me a little… well… honestly… lazy and tired. This is a slow Scott writing today.

So here is a good blogpost from a few Octobers ago. I’ll be back up and writing in the next week. (Oh! And enter that Goodreads book giveaway when you get a chance- it’s to the right.)

The Musings & Artful Blunders of Scott D. Southard

Trick or TreatAs an adult, it takes a certain amount of courage to put on a costume. Let me correct that…  it takes a certain amount of courage and alcohol to put on a costume.

A costume draws people’s eyes towards you almost like being on a stage except it’s more personable. There isn’t the protective separation because of spotlight and distance. It’s real, you are a dude dressed up and they can see you… and talk to you.  

I have always been impressed with people that have the strength to put on a costume. I look at them with a certain amount of awe, even those that attempt the cheaper creations. Of course, there is nothing like a great one though. For example, there is a woman down the street that on Halloween will dress-up as the Wicked Witch of the West from The Wizard of Oz and she has…

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