halloweensie // got ya

I had no idea when I entered the Fall Writing Frenzy that autumn kicks off a ton of creative writing competitions. This entry is for Susanna Hill’s Halloweensie contest, and you can read more here. If you’re interested in entering, it closes on Saturday!

Got Ya

98 words

“GOT YA,” Ian shrieked.

“Your real face is scarier,” Ginny retorted, unfazed.

“Fine,” her brother sighed, removing his goblin mask. “Are you three going as your skeleton band or whatever?”

The Skeletonez, yes. And are you going as a creep, or will you be dressing up?” Ginny called as she ran upstairs.

“Har, har,” Ian responded.

Ginny grinned as she pushed open her bedroom door…

…and released a blood-curdling scream as two figures leapt out of the shadows.


Exactly like Ian.

“Got ya,” he smirked behind her.

Her two best friends removed their masks, cackling.

“Happy Halloween!”

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