Halloween Prompt Challenge- ACCEPTED

I found this great list of Halloween Writing Prompts and decided that starting in OctoberI will post my responses.

If you’d like to join in, post your links ( any time ) in the comment section.

Trick or Treat!


  • Weird new neighbours with a secret
  • A doll or stuffed animal that is alive
  • Waking up sealed in a wall, in a coffin, or in an electric chair
  • A terrifying dark place, such as a basement, attic, or cellar
  • Walking alone in a graveyard
  • Waking up in a room with no doors, windows – no way to get out
  • Fear of and contact with spiders or snakes
  • Scary clowns chasing someone
  • A door that appears in a wall that leads to another world
  • Waking up with no eyes, or nose, or mouth
  • The discovery that a family member is a serial killer
  • A repetitive scary noise without any apparent source
  • Objects suddenly flying off surfaces and crashing on the floor
  • A Halloween pumpkin or scarecrow coming alive
  • Opening the door to the scariest costume ever
  • Being lost in the woods at night and something following you
  • Waking up in an insane asylum with a straight jacket on
  • Finding out you had a close relative you knew nothing about that was insane
  • Garden gnomes and other cement decorations of people and animals come alive
  • A mannequin in a department store that is alive
  • Making the mistake of stealing from witches
  • Neighbours suddenly start dropping dead for no apparent reason
  • A glance in the mirror reveals fangs and a hairy face
  • Waking up in your bed and seeing the floor covered with snakes
  • Dating someone you discover is not human
  • Losing any knowledge of who you are or where you live
  • Your car breaking down in the middle of nowhere or the most dangerous part of town

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