BB: Masks worn by doctors during the Plague. The protective suit of the plague doctor consisted of a heavy fabric overcoat that was waxed, a mask with glass eye openings and a cone nose shaped like a beak to hold scented substances and straw.
Hotel for Ghosts. I doubt when the owner built this place as a luxury hotel never pictured it like this. He probably never thought word like "abandoned" "ruined" and "haunted" would describe his Halcyon Hall- Jenn Taken on January 2011
Scary Monster on the Ceiling This super-creepy monster is deceptively easy to make. Combine a scary mask and old wig, an old night gown, and some wire hangers in a person-shape. Suspend it from the ceiling with fishing line.
I stumbled across Elmore Leonard's Ten Rules of Writing and thought I'd post it. This is good advice, but I think a couple of them go a little too far. I'm sure you could get away with as many as 3 or 4 exclamation points in a word story.