Monthly Archives: January 2013

Daily Prompt–Burnt

Remember yesterday, when your home was on fire and you got to save five items? That means you left a lot of stuff behind. What are the things you wish you could have taken, but had to leave behind? Oh, yes. … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Burning Down The House

Your home is on fire. Grab five items (assume all people and animals are safe). What did you grab? After grabbing myself (?) and my two dogs, I would make a valiant effort to get some important things out of … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–5

I have finished my fifth book for the book challenge. I read The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor. The premise of the book is that the book Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll, the … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Through The Window

Go to the nearest window. Look out for a full minute. Write about what you saw. I looked out my front living room window. I looked for a full minute. I saw the garages of the town homes across the … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt–Ode To A Playground

A place from your past or childhood, one that you’re fond of, is destroyed. Write it a memorial. When I was a very young child, playing soldiers and Indians or outlaw was a way to pass the time. My father … Continue reading

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Film Challenge–2

I saw film number two over the weekend. I saw the Woody Allen film To Rome With Love on Pay-Per-View. I really liked this movie. It was quintessential Woody Allen. It was the story of four (or five) couples in … Continue reading

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Daily Post–Sliced Bread

Most of us have heard the saying, “That’s the best thing since sliced bread!” What do you think is actually the best thing since sliced bread? Okay. So this is so lame, but it’s true. Personal computers and the Internet are the … Continue reading

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Film Challenge Update–1

The first film I saw this year was Silver Linings Playbook, a comedy starring Bradley Cooper, Jacki Weaver, Robert DeNiro, and Jennifer Lawrence. Cooper plays Pat Soltano who has lost everything due to mental illness. He has just spent eight … Continue reading

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Book Challenge Update–4

I have completed book number four of the book challenge. I read The Monster’s Daughter by blogger Deborah Bryan, who started this book when she was in high school and then finally decided to finish and edit it and publish … Continue reading

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Bonne Anniversaire, Le Clown and No, This Is Not Part of The Scavenger Hunt

This is just a happy birthday wish, Le Clown, to you from me. Not part of the Scavenger Hunt. Just wishes for breakfast in bed and hopes that you solve the riddles of the Scavenger Hunt, which are alway fun … Continue reading

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