Well, my preparations for the big day this year have been nessecarily small. Which is fine, life is that way sometimes. (Remind me to tell you about the unconventional Thanksgiving we had a couple days after Erik was born sometime). I don't have a scary tale to share this year, (althuogh I am working on one!) so the best I can do is link to this short story that probably most of you Harry Dresden fans have already read:
Oh hey Brad, this one has a payphone in it!