Monthly Archives: May 2014

Share your world: Week 21

If you could make a 15 second speech to the entire world, what would you say? Take a long, hard look at what selfishness and greed are doing to us all, personally, nationally, internationally and environmentally, and be ashamed. The … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: While walking on the beach…

Daily Prompt Finders, Keepers? While walking on the beach you stumble on a valuable object buried in the sand — say, a piece of jewelry or an envelope full of cash. What do you do with it? Under what circumstances … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Not a lot

Daily Prompt A Name for Yourself Some writers’ names have becomes adjectives: Kafkaesque, marxist, Orwellian, sadistic. If your name (or nickname, or blog name) were to become an adjective, what would it mean? Tricky. *****ish maybe? Impossible to pronounce, of … Continue reading

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Blog tour: I’m not a well-behaved writer

Last week, Martha Kennedy nominated me as one of the next stops on a Blog Tour. And since I admire her writing, outlook and intelligence enormously, how could I refuse? So here are my answers to the four questions, and … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Shrink 101 – embrace and be merry

Daily Prompt Break the Silence When was the last time you really wanted (or needed) to say something, but kept quiet? Write a post about what you should’ve said. This was one of my contributions to the Heckler column in … Continue reading

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Share your world: Week 20

If you could go back and visit any time period, what time would you travel to and why? The Georgian era in Britain. I could waffle on about the architecture (which I do rather like), the elegant minuet of life … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: The joy of being s**t upon

Daily Prompt Game of Groans Think about an object, an activity, or a cultural phenomenon you really don’t like. Now write a post (tongue in cheek or not — your call!) about why it’s the best thing ever. The thing … Continue reading

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