Monthly Archives: March 2015

Daily prompt: The show can go on without me

Daily Prompt The Show Must Go On If you were involved in a movie, would you rather be the director, the producer, or the lead performer? (Note: you can’t be the writer!). Back in the days when I was a … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Insult fest

Daily Prompt Food for the Soul (and the Stomach) Tell us about your favorite meal, either to eat or to prepare. Does it just taste great, or does it have other associations? I said all I have to say on … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: How about you answer your own question, DP?

Daily Prompt I Walk the Line Have you got a code you live by? What are the principles or set of values you actively apply in your life? So I’ve come to the end of the first phase of what … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Sorry

Daily Prompt Whoa! What’s the most surreal experience you’ve ever had? If I’ve ever had any surreal experiences, I don’t remember them. However there are several completely trivial and overwhelmingly mundane experiences that I HATE, and will avoid where possible … Continue reading

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Linguistic feminism

I just never had any problem with the so-called male pronoun representing both and/or all genders Martha Kennedy said this almost in passing, in her post entitled ‘Too Many to Name’, and had I been younger/more agile and energetic, I’d … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Why bother?

Daily Prompt I’d Like to Thank My Cats You are receiving an award –- either one that already exists, or a new one created just for you. What would the award be, why are you being honored, and what would … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Surprise!

Daily Prompt I Have Confidence in Me Are you good at what you do? What would you like to be better at? Well, bugger me! There I am (https://helenmeikle.wordpress.com/2013/11/25/daily-post-qa-take-your-pick/) slap-bang in the middle of the grid, and I hadn’t even … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Nobody’s style but mine

Yesterday, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were taken from Kerobokan gaol in Bali and escorted under (unnecessarily heavy) armed guard to the island of Nusakambangan where they will be executed. So now they sit. And wait. Chan and Sukumaran (then … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Disgusted from Downunder

Daily Prompt In Loving Memory Write your obituary. Should we dig our own graves first? While you sit around pulling the wings off butterflies? https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/in-loving-memory/

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Daily prompt: Bamboozled

Daily Prompt Circle of Five A writer once said, “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” If this is true, which five people would you like to spend your time with? Who was … Continue reading

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