Archive for August, 2006

Poetry Thursday: My memory has left the building

The idea for Poetry Thursday this week was to carry a copy of a poem - my own or someone else’s - around with me and pull it out and read it whenever I’d think of it and to share the experience later and how the experience of carrying poetry with me made me feel.
Well, […]

X is for…

Time for another WordPlay Personal Dictionary Entry! If you want to know more about how and why I started doing this series of posts, read my “A is for…” entry. If you want to see a list of more people doing the same thing, check out Laume’s WordPlay site. Now here we go…
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SPC: Enclosed Spaces, Week 5

This marks the last week of the August theme of Enclosed Spaces in the Self-Portrait Challenge. Yay! I must admit I’m ready for something new, although I have a feeling I’m going to find the September challenge, well…challenging. We’ve been challenged to post portraits of ourselves with people who mean something to us and most […]

Linky Love

You know what I realized a couple of days ago? I realized that some of the blogs I read regularly and was just SURE I had listed in my links over there >>> in the sidebar were, in fact, not over there at all. Oops. I only realized this because I was having Major […]

One Deep Breath: Wickedly Musical

Over at One Deep Breath, the theme for the past week has been “The Sound of Music” and we’ve been urged to write and post a haiku about the role of music in our lives. I know it’s time for a new prompt, this being Sunday, but I thought I’d post something at the last […]

Like Cats and Dogs

I didn’t realize until I was hitting “publish post” yesterday just how looooooooong that post had gotten. Congrats to those of you who made it through to the end!
I should have split it up and saved some of that post for today because this morning I’m short on both time and ideas, so today you […]

Random Items from the Junk Drawer of my Mind #25

1. Good Mail!
Y’all know I loooooves me some Good Mail and yesterday was a Good Mail day. I got a cool little surprise envelope from Deborah with an ad she thought (correctly!) that I’d enjoy seeing pulled from a Texas magazine. Thanks, Deborah!
And I got three books. Yay!
In a contest Gena Showalter was running on […]

Another Viral Blogging Entry - Another Chance to Win Bookish Prizes!

I heard about another experiment in “Viral Blogging” on Charity’s blog and decided to participate, because I looooooves me some books and I’m a total Contest Ho. So a contest where the prize includes books? Yeah, I’m there!
Have a look at the info below and if you want a chance to win the super-cool prizes […]