Stop Hacking

This weekend a private message about not accepting private messages or friend requests from Jaydon Smith was going around Facebook. Why would I accept a friend request from that man? I don’t know him!  But thanks for the warning.  The warning was nonsense. It’s an old spam thing. None of my friends who shared it…

I am a writer (a book review)

Jennie Faith Allen, author of Stuck and other great studies, founder of IF gatherings, asked if I had read “bird by bird” last week. I ordered it. It arrived while I was out of town. I began reading it tonight. I am not even through the intro.  O M G!! Her thoughts! Her sentences! Her…

Feedback

Day 27 Twenty-seven Sentences​ June 27, 1927. On this date the United States Marine Corps adopted the English bulldog as their official mascot.  Write about any subject. You can write about a Marine, a bulldog, or an Englishman if you’d like. You can write about anything! But you must write exactly twenty-seven sentences. No more.…

Infinite Tasks

Day 8 Eight Legs or Sideways It’s Infinity June 8, 1992. The Earth Summit was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America. The first World Ocean Day was celebrated.  Did you know the world’s largest spider is the Goliath birdeater tarantula and it’s found in South America? Write a story with eight legs (octopus,…

June 1-30 Challenge 2016

Welcome to the June 1-30 Challenge! For entire month of June, you will be given a challenge each day that relates to the date of the month. Challenges can be met by writing an article, a fictional story, poetry, or opinion piece. You can even share a photo that tells a story. You choose how…

Up for a Challenge?

In March of this year, I participated in a WordPress Photo 101 class. We had photo assignments each weekday for four weeks. I also participated in their week long Commenting Bootcamp during which we learned about commenting etiquette and were encouraged to comment on other blogs. I found both classes fun and challenging! I took…

Numbers

In June, I am hosting a June 1-30 Challenge. Each day of the month, I will post a challenge or prompt that relates to the number of the date.  I’ve been taking photos use as the featured image for each prompt.  Here are some of my photos.   If you are interested in joining the…

A-Z Challenge

Aardvarks Asparagus Algeria Acceptance Antarctica Alphabet Soup Asher, son of Jacob Amarillo I have joined the A-Z Challenge for 2016. Each day of April, except Sundays, we write posts thematically from A-Z. Since this is the first day, I am supposed to write about something that begins with A. I could write about any of…