Costumes and Masks: When Do You Get to Be the Real You?
As Halloween approaches, I’ve been thinking about costumes and masks. The ones we wear when we go to a costume party, yes, and also the ones we wear every day. A few years ago, I decided to make my own Halloween costume. I saw a children’s chicken mask marketed as a “chicken disguise kit,” and I thought it was a riot. I found a cape that I could wear with it, and some leg warmers, and decided I would be Super Chicken for Halloween. Even though the costume was silly, I felt so