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DP Challenge Hobson’s Choice

Today’s Daily Prompt Challenge: If you had to choose between being able to write a blog (but not read others’) and being able to read others’ blogs (but not write your own), which would you pick? Why? Really Michelle? Like, I’m so sure!  I know I’ll be in the minority here, but come on!  Of … Continue reading

Hello World~ Again

Hello World~ Again

Here’s today’s Daily Prompt Challenge: Hindsight.  Now that you’ve got some blogging experience under your belt, re-write your first post. Oh, boy…..Haven’t looked at this post since I wrote it.  I was almost afraid to.  But, it wasn’t quite as abysmal as I had feared.  (Yay for me)  I had forgotten that there was a … Continue reading

Daily Prompt Imitation/Flattery

Daily Prompt Imitation/Flattery

Today’s Daily Prompt~ Write a post about anything you’d like — in the style of your favorite blogger. (Be sure to link to them!) Since I don’t want to hurt anyone’s feelings, and I love all my Word Press homies, I just can’t pick a favorite among them, so I will try flatter my first … Continue reading

Daily Prompt~ Fight or Flight

Today’s DP Challenge~ Write about your strongest memory of heart-pounding, belly-twisting nervousness: what caused the adrenaline? Was it justified? How did you respond? Many moons ago, when my kids were still home and rather smallish, I was taking a walk around the block with my two youngest boys. As we reached the alley, we stopped for … Continue reading

Daily Post Prompt Challenge Connect the dots.

Today’s DP Challenge~ Open your nearest book to page 82. Take the third full sentence on the page, and work it into a post somehow. “Uncover, and still blending at top speed, immediately start pouring on the hot butter in a thin stream of droplets.” Damn!  I am such a ninja! I’m sitting in my … Continue reading

Dear Michelle,

Dear Michelle,

An entire post, my friend, with nary a three letter word? Of such a difficult task,  dear Michelle, I have never heard I will attempt this request of yours, beloved Story Wrangler, though when it is done, I trust,  it will be a poor tongue tangler ~~~~~~~~~~~ Your daily prompts consume my life Have even … Continue reading

Friday Fail…interrupted

Friday Fail…interrupted

Hey kids!  I know you came here looking for another story about how I embarrassed myself in public, but I don’t think I’m going to do that today.  At least not like I’ve done the last couple of weeks. What I’m going to talk about is yesterdays blog posts.  I did my regular and highly … Continue reading

Embrace the Ick!-You got it!

Embrace the Ick!-You got it!

Thanks to Michelle, the story wrangler, for this wonderful idea for a daily post prompt.  This one has been on my mind for a while. Vile and nasty stuff Tapioca pudding Snot colored, full of lumps Just looking at it gets my gag on How do people eat this? I guess I’ll always wonder There’s … Continue reading

Can you hear me Gramma? I’m talkin to you.

For part two of yesterday’s DP Challenge, “Write a letter to your 14-year-old self” we were asked to write another letter, to a self 20 years from now.  If you didn’t read my letter to me, please do that first and then come back to read this one.  You know I will wait. Dear 14-year-old … Continue reading

Hey! Dumbass-yeah you, listen up!

In response to Michelle’s Daily Post Prompt challenge for today, “Write a letter to your 14 year old self”,  I have decided to do something I rarely do here.  I have decided to give my readers a glimpse into what makes me who I am.  You won’t see much of this.  Maybe never again after … Continue reading