Beware the Cat: 5 Cat Tales to Read This Halloween

Growing up, my favorite holiday was always Halloween. There is something about this season. My favorite would be snuggling on the couch with my cat and a good horror novel.

My favorite would be snuggling on the couch with my cat and a good horror novel.
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I can’t think of a better symbol for the halloween season than the Black Cat. As my religious views changed, I also viewed this season differently. During this holiday, I honor my ancestors and the pets that I had that passed on. Many were cats.

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IT Igniting Nightmares. Maybe.

When you are alone as a kid, the monsters see you as weaker. — IT Extended Trailer (2017)

As August opens, I find there is only one movie that I am looking forward to. In my house, there are usually two types of movies that I watch: the Happy Go-Lucky children’s movies with my daughter and darker films by myself or with my husband.

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When I was growing up, there was one story that affected my writing, but that was not the only influences that it had. The story changed a generation, instilling Coulrophobia upon masses. My sibling was affected by this. Of course, I’m talking about IT.

When the newest film adaptation of IT was announced, I was abuzz with excitement. IT was one of the novels that I fell in love with. Stephen King is one of the authors that inspired me. Shortly before I moved out from my mother’s house, I bought the mini series on VHS.

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