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31 Nights of Horror 2013

For more than a decade we have participated our own version of 31 Nights of Horror here at Forto’s Fort. Each night we watch a different scary movie starting with Trick R Treat and ending with the Stephen King classic, Carrie. This year we tried to include some that we have never seen before including, I Spit on Your Grave. …

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Horror Lovers Challenge: Horror Musical

I am participating in a 30 day challenge. This time it is all about horror! If you know anything about us here at the Fort you would know that we are hard core horror fans. Each October we watch a movie each night in what we dub as “The 31 Nights of Horror.” Day 4: Horror Musical This is a …

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31 Nights of Horror. Night 20: The Shining

The Shining (1980) is one of my favorite movies. I have watched it so many times that I can practically cite it line-by-line. It is a great story, even though is does not stay on pace with Stephen King’s story all that much. Jack Nicholson is brilliant. He nailed the role of “Jack” and set a standard for every other …

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NaBloPoMo: Are there monsters under your bed?

I am participating in the NaBloPoMo challenge for May. It should be a fun one. It is titled: Play. Toady’s topic: Are there monsters under your bed? That’ s a good question. For the better part of a year I slept on a queen mattress on the floor of my bedroom in Alaska while I was renovating, or shall we say fixing up, …

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Bingo Night at the Willow Winter Carnival

On Friday night, Michele and I decided it might be fun to go play some BINGO! Yep, Bingo. I haven’t played since I was a kid and neither one of us had any idea what we were in for. The night started off innocently enough. We arrived in a near blizzard to a packed Willow Community Center. It was the …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 31: Carrie

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon everynight of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror. Halloween Movie: Stephen King’s Carrie The be-all, …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 24: The Shinning

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon everynight of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror Tonights Movie: The Shinning is one of my …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 14: Cujo

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon every night of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror. Day 14 Movie: Cujo As dog …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 12: The Dark Half

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon every night of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror. 31 Days of Horror. Day 12 …

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31 Days of Horror. Day 10: Christine

Every year we have a tradition in the Forto house where we celebrate the greatest month of the year, October, with scare your socks off, hide under the covers, turn on all the lights, sleep with one eye open, fright fest, movie marathon every night of the month! We call it 31 Days of Horror. 31 Days of Horror. Day …

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