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Assumptions Are Scary!


Boo! Here’s my entry for Susanna Hill’s 8th annual Halloweensie contest for children’s writers. The rules: Write a 100-word Halloween story, incorporating the words shiver, cauldron, and howl.   Assumptions Are Scary! Beth hated to hear all the howling next door. Those poor kidnapped animals, scared to the core. When the witch drove away and returned with big bags, the…