In one corner I brought out my glass pumpkin and switched my pinwheels out of the striped vase for twigs from the yard with plastic spiders I glued on. I also brought out a small ornate gold frame and filled it with a large plastic ant.
In the center I kept my ampersand with quail eggs but added one of my watchful crows.
To the right I stacked a few pumpkins and gourds under my glass cloche, with a spider perched on top.
I stacked the cloche on a book of Edgar Allen Poe stories I found at the thrift store. Another crow perched beside it .......... or maybe it's a Raven!
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary .....