creative halloween ideas

Writing Prompt #281

“Take the dare and go into the old abandoned mental hospital,” I mocked as I shuffled forward, trying not to piss myself in fear of every scratch and shadow. “Girls will think you’re cool and brave. You know, if a ghost doesn’t eat your dumb ass first.”

Some Halloween Prompts
  1. “For the hundred time I don’t not want to join your Brood.”
  2. “Praying is not going to make me go away.”
  3. “You should have made sure, I was dead.”
  4. “You could have warned me, about your dead ex.”
  5. “Dead men tell no tales, but we do bend the truth alot.”
  6. “It will be an easy job, you said.  Banish some lower demon back to were they came, you said.  But no one said, anything thing about the demons, being part of my immediate family.  I just had to banish my Dad.”
  7. “Run, just run!”
  8. “We need to leave, before they find out we can see them.”
  9. “So you guys are saying, no one put up the extra scary scarecrow, in the front yard?
  10. “There’s a body in his trunk, what do i do?”
  11. “Your soul, or hers.”
  12. “Out of all the items in this thrift store, you find the only cursed one.”
  13. “She on the thirteenth floor.”
  14. Not to be that guy, but are we really not going to talk about, the skeleton in your boyfriend’s closet?”
  15. “Who’s hands are these!”
  16. “Don’t say his name.”
  17. “With the last breathe in it’s body, it cursed me to death.”
  18. “I am not taking that short cut.”
  19. “Dancing upon those graves, might not be a good idea.”
  20. “There’s no way out of here.”
  21. “You can’t sell me your soul, when you don’t have one to begin with.”

Writing Prompt #261

The way humans talked about us, you would have expected our haunted mansion to be full of devils and poltergeists. In all reality, it was more of an awkward family reunion spanning centuries of family members who knew too much about each other. Sometimes one of us completed our unfinished business and moved on, but I was more comfortable staying here forever.

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  • DIALOGUE
  • "What the hell was that noise?"
  • "No, don't come any closer!"
  • "Do NOT turn around. It's behind you."
  • "I thought you were dead."
  • "Why is it so dark here?"
  • "You're going to be my first victim."
  • "Did you just see that?"
  • "Who the hell are you? Stay away!"
  • "Is this your blood?"
  • "Leave this place."
  • "What the hell happened here?"
  • "No, you can't go in there."
  • "Shhhh... don't make a sound."
  • "I swear I saw that move!"
  • "That's just a mask... right?"
  • "Are we gonna die tonight?"
  • "You can scream all you want but they won't hear you."
  • "This wire can cut through meat and bone easily."
  • "Please, please turn the lights on."
  • "Are you sure this is safe?"
  • "Trust me, I've done this ritual before."
  • "There's so much blood... where did it come from?"
  • "Hey, this isn't funny."
  • "Even if you struggle, you won't be able to escape."
  • SITUATIONS
  • My muse is a ghost haunting yours
  • Your muse is a ghost haunting mine
  • My muse is an exorcist and yours is possessed
  • Your muse is an exorcist and mine is possessed
  • Our muses are in a zombie apocalypse
  • Our muses are discussing doing a "killer clown" prank
  • My muse buys a haunted videogame cartridge
  • Your muse buys a haunted videogame cartridge
  • Our muses perform an ouija ritual
  • Our muses attempt to summon Bloody Mary
  • Our muses come across the kuchisake-onna
  • My muse is a murderer and yours is their victim
  • Your muse is a murderer and mine is their victim
  • My muse is a kidnapper and yours is their victim
  • Your muse is a kidnapper and mine is their victim
  • My muse is stalking yours
  • Your muse is stalking mine
  • Our muses move into a house that is haunted
  • My muse is a vampire
  • Your muse is a vampire
  • Our muses witness the appearance of a ghost
  • Our muses are exploring an abandoned building
  • ACTION
  • Your muse stabs mine
  • My muse stabs yours
  • Your muse jumps out and scares mine
  • My muse jumps out and scares yours
  • My muse screams and yours overhears
  • Your muse screams and mine overhears
  • My muse tries to strangle yours
  • Your muse tries to strangle mine
  • My muse bites yours
  • Your muse bites mine
  • My muse tells yours there's something in the room
  • Your muse tells mine there's something in the room
  • My muse breaks into your muse's home
  • Your muse breaks into my muse's home
  • My muse attacks yours while they're sleeping
  • Your muse attacks mine while they're sleeping
Writing Prompt #304

“Can you help me pick out my costume for the Halloween bash?”

“Can I automatically rule out any costume that begins with slutty?”

“Is sexy fine?”

Writing Prompt #279

He could hardly control himself as they taunted him. He squeezed his eyes shut, doing his best to stay hidden. He could still hear the scratching of the mouse’s feet across the wood, still smell its teasing odor. Instinct told him to rush out and swallow it, but discipline warned him that he was no match for a band of hunters.

Writing Prompt #288

A sickening grin stretched across their lips, leering down at me as they shuffled through a bag.

“Happy Friday the 13th.” They chuckled. “It’s time to play!”