Monthly Archives: December 2012

Daily Prompt–Flawed

What is your worst quality? What is my worst quality? It’s hard to choose the worst quality because I have so many bad ones, but I suppose the root cause of many of the others is my ability to procrastinate. … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–The Early Years

Write page three of your autobiography. Connie was my best friend in grammar school. We were inseparable. Connie came from an Irish-American family and loved all things Irish. Each year for St. Patrick’s Day, she taught us Irish jigs and … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers from Society Red

http://johnsblogs.com/2012/12/28/friday-fictioneers-1228/ss She stared out the shop window.  She had planned Christmas Eve to be with her daughter’s family, so it would be just like her grandparents’ Christmases. They always came to her house after dinner and then opened their gifts, … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Faithful

Tell us about the role faith plays in your life. I am a Muslim and my faith plays a very large role in my life. I believe very strongly in a personal God who hears and answers prayer. Sometimes. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Immortalized In Stone

Your personal sculptor is carving a person, thing, or event from the last year of your life. What’s the statue of and what makes it so significant? What more fitting event should be immortalized in stone to remember 2012 than … Continue reading

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Book and Film Challenge UpDate–Weekly Challenge–Just Do It!

The fifteenth and sixteenth films I saw this year were, respectively, The Muppets’ Christmas Carol and Moonrise Kingdom. First, for The Muppets’ Christmas Carol. For those of you who have been hiding under a rock since 1992 and have never … Continue reading

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High Noon on Christmas

What was I doing or thinking about at high noon on Christmas? Well, I wasn’t thinking about much because I was watching The Muppets’ Christmas Carol movie. I love that movie and think that it’s the best A Christmas Carol movie … Continue reading

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Joyeux Noël

Joyeux Noël and Merry Christmas to all my blogger friends and those of you who happen to drop by.  

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The Muppets’ Christmas Carol

Kristen Lamb’s Blog, by author Kristen Lamb, the author of We Are Not Alone: The Writer’s Guide to Social Media, (a really good read, by the way), has an excellent piece on The Muppets’ Christmas Carol today. She explains the … Continue reading

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A New Zealand 12 Days of Christmas

I borrowed this from Tinman at I Choose How I Will Spend The Rest of My Life who borrowed it from Judy at A Daily Thought: Our friends at Wikipedia tell us “In England in the Middle Ages, this period … Continue reading

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