Yesterday's Daily Prompt from the Daily Post read: Open your nearest book to page 82. Take the third full sentence on the page, and work it into a post somehow. I love prompts where you have to do random stuff like this. Since I am the self-proclaimed "Blogger Without a Cause," a rebel amongst the … Continue reading Daily Prompt (From Yesterday)- Page 82 Stress
I've been waiting for Fox's Empire to start for months. Football fans are familiar with the commercials, I'm sure. It has been shoved at us through half of the football season. Every time the commercial came on, I told my husband I wanted to watch and he would say something like, "Have fun," or "That's all … Continue reading WOAW’s What to Watch- Empire (SPOILER ALERT!)
Today I happened upon an old email in my Lotus Archives and remembered this funny kid story and thought I'd share. About five years ago, my then-five-year-old, JC, loved to watch a television show called "How It's Made." I think it was on the Discovery Channel (it may still be). He loved the episodes showing … Continue reading Funny Kid Story . . .
Today's Daily Prompt from The Daily Post reads: If bloggers had their own Halloween and could go from blog to blog collecting “treats,” what would your blog hand out? You can see the prompt and other answers here. After some careful thought, I decided that I would hand out coffee. You'd totally come visit if … Continue reading Daily Prompt- Trick or Treat, and Halloween “Hi”
I'm not sure about all of you out there in Blogtropolis, but I'm missing Breaking Bad. Yeah, The Walking Dead premiered Sunday night and it was good (not great, in my opinion), but despite TWD, Scandal and my other favorite shows premiering, as well as Knicks preseason, the NFL (including the Jets being better than the Giants so … Continue reading Breaking Bad Withdrawal- “Jesse Pinkman Lives” Fan Fiction
Tonight I thought I'd try a new writing challenge. Chuck Wendig, author, screenwriter, game designer, and blogger extraordinaire, hosts a weekly writing challenge. You can find his post and his blog, "terribleminds: chuck wendig" here. This week, he provides two columns of words. The challenge is to pick a word from column one, then pick … Continue reading Chuck Wendig’s Flash Fiction Challenge Fail
Hello, WordPress World!Just a quick post with some random thoughts to share.First, apologies for writing that dreadful (yet FICTIONAL people!) parenting post and then dropping you all like a hot potato! You may have been Waiting on a Word, but we're Waiting on a Baby (my sister-in-law was due last Saturday and still we wait), and … Continue reading Apologies, Random Comments, and a Shout Out to Sweetness