Dear Jane, My WIP is on hold. It lacks ongoing conflict. My protagonist's actions don't affect the big picture. It's your fault I know about these faults. You made me read many good writing blogs. (Yes, your fault. I see your half of a conversation on Twitter and want to see the rest.) I also … Continue reading Lucky 7 Game
This meme is courtesy of Jane Lebak, @JaneLebak, http://philangelus.wordpress.com/ These aren't easy questions for me. First nothing appears for days, then a germ of an idea, then an explosion. I'll follow the advice I gave my son. You don't have to choose your favourite animal to write about, just pick one that's easy to write … Continue reading Me(me)
This is with my real name and birth date. Real Name Here's Dewey Decimal Section: 817 American humor & satire in English Real Name Here = 9144815251458938554 = 914+481+525+145+893+855+4 = 3817 Class: 800 Literature Contains: Literature, criticism, analysis of classic writing and mythology. What it says about you: You're a global, worldly person who wants … Continue reading Dewey Again
I couldn't resist. (I was a Jr. Librarian whenever I had the chance, and now I spend an hour or two shelf-reading (i.e. putting books in order) at the school library every week.) Cricket's Dewey Decimal Section: 704 Special topics in fine & decorative arts Cricket = 3893150 = 389+315+0 = 704 Class: 700 Arts … Continue reading Dewey Decimal
I did this based on the phase I'm moving into. We'll just forget the last 3-4 weeks. (Not knowing whether it was 3 or 4 weeks was one of the things that coaxed me out of it.) I answered a combination of realism and knowing how the next phase usually goes. you are turquoise#40E0D0Your dominant … Continue reading What colour am I?
Philangelus (http://philangelus.wordpress.com/2008/10/21/just-give-me-crutches-and-call-me-lame/) looked at her grocery experience after moving and wondered if she were lame. Either she's not, or we both are. After we moved two years ago, I rejoiced with trepidation that we were closer to the Big Store. This store has fresh sushi and a snack bar, and same chain so has the … Continue reading Grocery Stores
Philangelus had this meme, but rather than tagging she left it open. 1. Link the person(s) who tagged you. 2. Mention the rules on your blog. 3. Tell about 6 unspectacular quirks of yours. 4. Tag 6 fellow bloggers by linking them. 5. Leave a comment on each of the tagged blogger’s blogs letting them … Continue reading Six Quirks Meme
I like it. Please tell me I'm not alone in liking it.
Philangelus is participating in a weblog tour. A group of bloggers answer a question every week. Some very good questions and great answers, but I follow enough blogs without adding total strangers. This week’s weblog tour question is something to the effect of, if you could be a superhero, what would you choose as your … Continue reading Weblog Tour Question
List seven songs you are into right now. No matter what the genre, whether they have words, or even if they're not any good, but they must be songs you're really enjoying now. Post these instructions in your LJ along with your 7 songs. Pachabel's Canon in D. I know it well enough to hum … Continue reading Seven songs i’m listening to right now