Here are my answers to Melanie’s Share Your World this week. QUESTIONS. (the last two are courtesy of Teresa of The Haunted Wordsmith) 1. Is it wrong to sell store-bought pastries at a bake sale? No, not if you acknowledge that. 2. Have you ever interacted with the police? Yes, I have gotten a few […]Read More SYW: Re bake sales, cops, fungus and, like, other stuff too
It has been awhile since I have participated in Share Your World. It’s usually because I’m busy and don’t catch it; occasionally I can’t relate to the questions. Anyhoo, here are my responses to this week’s Melanie’s Share Your World (SYW). QUESTIONS: Why do we seem to respect the dead more than the living? Perhaps […]Read More SYW: On Respect & Heroes, Beauty vs. Morality, Social Media, and Perfection
Rory at A Guy Called Bloke and K9 Doodlepip has a twice weekly series of questions, called “Question Fun.” Today’s topic is ………….. A Question of Time How often do you actually deep think of time as a concept? Not often, unless my attention is drawn to it – I have read two books recently […]Read More Question Fun: Time
Today’s topic is ………….. Conversation Starters How much did the polar bear weigh? How much weight does a polar bear weigh If a polar bear waits to be weighed? As much weight as a polar bear weighs If a polar bear waits to be weighed. What was the last funniest film you saw on the […]Read More Question Fun: On the Weight of Polar Bears, Tattoos, Time Wasters, Republicans, and More
I have had many opportunities lately to feel nostalgic, mainly because we are preparing to move to a senior community in six months, so we have to drastically downsize. This means going through boxes in the basement that haven’t been touched in decades! I have found old photos of myself and my family from the […]Read More Your Daily Word Prompt: Nostalgic
I know I’m late for this one, but I just didn’t have time to do it before now, and then I saw “Bipolar Barb”‘s answers and got inspired. This is one of my favorite topics, so please forgive me!!! Welcome to Question Fun The Twice Weekly Game! An easy game, and more so if you […]Read More Question Fun: On Adventures, Travel & Explorations
There’s a Guy Called Bloke who twice a week dreams up a series of weird or far-out questions meant to stretch the mind. The topic for these particular questions is Creativity. Consider my mind stretched, Bloke! Here goes: What is creativity? The ability to create, invent or imagine something new or in new ways. There […]Read More Question Fun or Fun Questions?
Share Your World is Melanie’s weekly challenge to answer four questions plus sharing gratitude. These are her questions and my answers this week. QUESTIONS: 1. Do you believe in soul mates? If so, do you think there is only one person meant to share that bond with you, out there in the world? (credit to […]Read More SYW: On finding one’s soulmate, my mother’s hats, schaum tortes, and 2-for-1 sales
I was definitely in the mood for spring, but then… On Sunday – three days ago! – we had a snowstorm! About 3 inches of wet snow fell. By yesterday, though, the snow was completely gone and the temperature rose to above 70°F! I was able to go out for a walk wearing a t-shirt! […]Read More FOTD: Hark, Ye Heralds of Spring!
Nancy Merrill has a perfectly lovely prompt for this week’s A Photo A Week Challenge: Sunshine! Sunshine is what I crave most after enduring a cold winter in the Midwest, and spring begins to show its face. There is nothing like a sunny day to warm my face, my heart and my mood! I have […]Read More A Day of Sunshine