SYW: On Patriotism

Another week, another set of questions for Share Your World. Patriotism or national pride is the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to a homeland and alliance with other citizens who share the same sentiment. This attachment can be a combination of many different feelings relating to one’s own homeland, including ethnic, cultural, […]

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FPQ #71: Act Your Age…

Fandango’s Provocative Question this week is again a question with multiple sub-questions: How old are you* and how old do you feel — older or younger than your actual chronological age? Do you generally act your age? And what does “acting your age” mean to you? *If you’re uncomfortable revealing your actual age, maybe you […]

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5 Things Tuesday: Food Combos

Dr. Tanya at Salted Caramel has a new weekly challenge: 5 Things Tuesday – this week the theme is food combos. 1. Pizza: Sausage & onion, or Hawaiian (pineapple and Canadian bacon or ham) – I always try to remember to order it with no barbecue sauce! 2. My favorite dessert is a schaum torte, which […]

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Sunday Writing Prompt: What Nonsense!

Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie has a Sunday Writing Prompt, which today is “Uncontrollable Nonsense.” Menagerie suggests: Some potential options Write a poem or story using a lot of metaphor that sounds like nonsense but has a much deeper meaning. Write something that is actual nonsense, means nothing. Write about the day to day nonsense you have to […]

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5 Things Tuesday: Make Me Smile

Years ago, there used to be a weekly feature called “5 Things.” I don’t remember who hosted it but I really got into it. Every week the blogger would write about five things pertaining to a certain topic. I think it is great that Dr. Tanya is resurrecting it! And what fun for us all […]

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