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I Am Me…What Else Do You Need?

  In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt : Tomorrow you get to become anyone in the world that you wish. Who are you? You can choose to be anyone alive today, or someone gone long ago. If you decide to stay “you” share your rationale. In closing out the year I decided to … Continue reading

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 700 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 12 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the … Continue reading

I Use ALL of the Above

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt, “By The Dots”… We all have strange relationships with punctuation — do you overuse exclamation marks? Do you avoid semicolons like the plague? What type of punctuation could you never live without? Tell us all about your punctuation quirks! When writing, my favorite punctuation “tool(s)”(for lack of … Continue reading

I Believe In Magic Like I Believe in the Tooth Fairy

In response to The Daily Post’s  “Do You Believe In Magic?” You have been transformed into a mystical being who has the ability to do magic. Describe your new abilities in detail. How will you use your new skills? No I’m not going to be one of these individuals who talk about using my newfound … Continue reading

…And What Is My Answer?

In response to the Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Too soon?” Can anything be funny, or are some things off limits? I will answer the question like this: Some things to me are extremely funny.  For example: Watching classic cartoons like The Flintstones and Popeye are funny. Watching Sports Bloopers are funny. Also funny; watching a … Continue reading

The Last Time I Wrote Something? Just Now…and Really Never Stopped

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Handwritten.” When was the last time you wrote something by hand?  Just now. What was it? Thoughts on this topic which were put into words  (after reading it, proofreading and rewriting). However as a writer, one never really stops handwriting, even if it just scribbles.  For me, … Continue reading

Take Pill, Eat Food…That All Depends

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Red Pill, Blue Pill.” If you could get all the nutrition you needed in a day with a pill — no worrying about what to eat, no food preparation — would you do it? That all depends on what kind of mood I am in and who … Continue reading

My Day…Not to be Shared with Anyone

Today’s Daily Post Prompt is this: Imagine that tomorrow, all of your duties and obligations evaporate for the day. You get the day all to yourself, to do anything you please. What types of fun activities would make your day?  That’s easy. The first fun activity would be…sleep The others fun activities would be (and … Continue reading

Mess + Mess = Mess…How Did It Happen? Let’s Take a Look…

The Daily Post’s question of the day is this: What’s messier right now — your bedroom or you computer’s desktop (or your favorite device’s home screen)? Tell us how and why it got to that state. Since my laptop is located in my bedroom(and has as much clutter on my makeshift desk as the clothes, … Continue reading

I Do Not Give Unless I Am Asked….

Prompt from the Daily Post ” Tell us about something you have done that you would advise a friend never to do.” Tell them how to lose weight, even if you notice they need help. And that advice will not be given unless asked. Why?  In reflecting on my own experiences, I received and have … Continue reading



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