The Goopy Ghost of Halloween
March 2019 by V. R. Duin


Eek! Oh! Ouch!
That goopy, ghostly goo
Held out its flaming hand
And blew and blew and blew.
(“The Goopy Ghost of Halloween”)

Answer questions about ghostly feelings, like: do ghosts have feelings about haunted home effects and haunted homes for children?

Goopy did not feel at home in empty goodie bags. Goopy looked happy when he made thieves return stolen gold to a leprechaun. Goopy has a wild side, but he gives children joy.

Ghosts may be special souls. They are not common. They are not alike. They may exist to keep memories alive, give awareness, belief, knowledge and experience.

Not every ghost wants to make someone's hair stand on end. Some ghosts feel like cobwebs. Others leave a cold breeze in passing. The pumpkin ghost leaves behind a trail of goo.

Questions about ghosts always remain. Was it the wrappers or the candy that forever changed Halloween? What is the point in creating things for children if nobody is aware of them?

Ghosts may be instruments of change. Blood and gore have not totally overtaken long-standing Halloween traditions. Folks invite Goopy into their homes for child-friendly fun.

Kind people recognize the good in ghosts They appreciate fun haunted homes for children. Forget bobbing for apples and Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Halloween is about ghosts.

This orange ghost does not just appear on Halloween. Goopy helps to keep the fun in Halloween. It is endangered in many places. Some people give it bad meaning.

Halloween is a time of decorative creativity, pumpkin patch runs and special pictures. It is a time of sugar rushes, fun costumes and colorful haunted homes.

Ghosts belong among people until the end of time Children may change their minds many times about what they want to be for Halloween. Behind masks, adults surge forth with their longings.

Some ghosts are shy. They may have to be coaxed from hiding. Shy ghosts may hang back and watch people. They may test to learn whether or not they would be welcome as guests.

Some ghosts beg for attention. Their presence may be felt, smelled or heard, before they are seen. Wouldn't it be terrible to feel nobody is noticing? Everyone needs attention.

It takes a while to become familiar with new haunts, people and pets. Hiding for a while gives time for background work. It takes planning to build goopy goo haunted homes.

People may think ghosts are nervous. Ghostly voices and appearances seem to shake. Goopy may get nervous. Adults don't always seem to like the goop he lives behind.

Haunted homes for children should be places to relax and have fun. Who isn't anxiously waiting to fling open the door when Goopy knocks to fill an evening with magical goop?

Goopy feels hurt when people complain about his goop. He no longer plays with children's toys. He messed some up in Santa's workshop. The elves gave him another job.

Ghostly feelings may be hurt by first impressions. When people act afraid of ghosts, their feelings get hurt. Santa may feel the same way when kids cry and refuse to go near him.

Ghosts may smell of smoke, perfumes or other scents. Their cooking smells may make folks hungry. The European Council of Skeptical Organizations, ECSO may debunk these feelings.

Ghosts may wonder why people get stuck on patterns and wrong interpretations. Recorders cause errors that constantly change folk's minds about good, bad, real and unreal.

Scientists still are figuring out how people move, think, see and feel. Delays in finding ghosts' “building blocks” should not stop “real world” research.

Ghosts may get upset about being misunderstood. They get blamed for tragic things. A Lack of evidence does not mean error or hoax. Who could drag a ghost to court?

Strong lessons are found in the Judas Priest Trial: Scientific Consensus and Expert Testimony. Ghosts don't cause bad human actions. They may show guilt about something done in life.

Ghosts may return to apologize for grief delivered in a past life. They may form attachments with new friends. They may remain behind to show appreciation and to give thanks.

Associations of parapsychologists study the unexplained. PA wants to prove there is life after death. Research includes clairvoyance, telepathy, psychic healing, hypnosis and philosophy.

Criminal rehabilitation, military espionage and mental health treatment may benefit. Neuroscience, anthropology, physiology, psychiatry and psychology are not junk science.

Ghosts may try to get their own needs met. Dream-like announcements give impact. Ghosts may not fill the needs of everyone. Goopy goo globs may just showcase his decorating talent.

Ghosts may push people to make discoveries that can't be found in laboratories. Inventions often come by accident. They develop from whimsy and wild chance on far-fetched notions. Few people are open to ghostly appearances and suggestions.

Ghosts reach through realms of existence. They may reveal new instruments, formulas and dimensions to perceptive, receptive, creative, artistic and open-minded individuals.

Ghosts should not be accused of narcissism. Ghosts may want to understand and help people. Ghosts may stand a little close. When these visions disappear, they may be missed.

Ghosts may penetrate soul-centered thought. They may make people feel better about themselves. Appreciating ghosts requires imagination and patience. Effort makes people stronger.

Ghosts may cross barriers of time. People, who are behind the clock, may be ahead. Ghosts may be behind them. Ghosts may want to move with the flow, but form may not accommodate them.

Ghosts may hang back and haunt places. An inability to control form may slow their actions. Disguised as a pot of gold to catch thieves, who could move quickly?

Goopy wants to remind parents that goop is not poop. Goop is fun. It may take a while to clear goop trails from goopy goo haunted homes. Who would want to get rid of fun?

Tasks and duties left behind by ghosts may build self-control. The study of ghosts takes discipline. It requires caution. People, who report seeing ghosts, may meet with laughter.

Science and technology are not lost on ghosts. Like data in a computer, ghosts may appear and disappear. They also may return when they are wanted, needed and can help others.

Ghosts may encourage the development of inner abilities. They understand the difference between fear and fun. They help people separate myth and dreams from reality.

Like angels, ghosts may be all soul. Ghosts may feel no physical pain or sorrow. Goopy is a formative example. Ghosts may enter the quiet reach of human awareness.

Ghosts may be aware of mindful thought. An upset, confused feeling may be ghostly warning. They may sense Carbon Monoxide Poisoning. When the alarm system fails, ghosts may step in.

Ghosts may celebrate all of life, forever. Children should be taught not to fear ghosts. Goopy's wise and kind morals inspire young ones in new ways.

Goopy's mischief is family-friendly fun. His content is full of whimsy, joy and funny details. Goopy goo haunted home effects stoke moods. Laugh with him.

Goopy puts friends in a good mood and invites them party like each day's a holiday. He may invite other ghosts to join in the fun. Haunted homes for children are perfect places to party!

Ghosts may recognize details. They seem to know when people are having thoughts and feelings that don't fit their personalities. These feelings may improve with ghostly antics.

Attention-getting ghost tactics may be: relocation or disappearance of things and sleep-jarring noises. Luckily, Lilly's mother slept through Goopy's redecorating.

Trick-or-treat! Nobody should sleep through the following “Help Others” video. In it, Super Emily beams down from a distant star to help Goopy solve a messy problem.

The town has a problem with graffiti. Accept the invitation to a fun town cleanup of this mess. There will be ghost stories and other ways to get messages out. (1 minute 30 seconds)

Goop on Graffiti

Goopy Goo Haunted Home Effects

  • Ghostly Feelings Goopy says:

    Goopy Ghost just tries to amuse himself, and escape ghostly feelings with his goopy goo haunted homes for children.

  • Haunted Homes for Children Goopy says:

    Goopy does not try to give you, your friends or your family nightmares with his goopy goo haunted homes for children.

    • Goopy Goo Haunted Home EffectsGoopy says:

      The Goopy ghost leaves goopy goo haunted homes behind so kids can continue having goopy fun long after he is gone.