The Weekly Writing Challenge is an interesting one indeed! There is a lot to be said about Facebook. With the 10 year anniversary coming up in a little more than 7 months, it has been in the news for more bad reasons that good ones of late. First there was the noting on the Stock … Continue reading Facebook: to poke or to puke?
The Weekly Challenge this week focuses on a feature, which I never knew about. It is a nifty little tool that allows you to break your post up in pages. Thanks WordPress for bringing it to my attention! The need to believe Yes, you have guessed it. This post is somewhat of a religious one. … Continue reading “Jesus” is alive and well down under – or is he?
Is being "normal" -- whatever that means to you -- a good thing, or a bad thing? Neither? What is normal? Is it the fairy tale white picket fence with all the trimmings? The sad reality is that normal hardly ever pans out the way we pictured it. My perception of normal might differ drastically … Continue reading AB-Normal
Plan the ultimate celebration for someone close to you. Where is it? Who's there? What's served? What happens? My mom turns 60 on the 10th of July this year. Sadly, there is a BIG downside to this celebration. We live about 13 hours drive apart and there is just no way that we can be … Continue reading RSVP
The Weekly Writing Challenge posted this picture and asked us to tell the story. Here is my version: The fluorescent light flickers in the deadly quiet hallway. It's late and everyone has gone home. The only two souls left are inside the lab. The board meeting was set for 8am and they still had a … Continue reading A picture speaks a thousand words
I have been looking for an opportunity to capture the beauty of the colorful and crude dialect used by a large portion of the Cape community for a long time. Thinking about the response I would get from my readers and what they are looking for, I have, however, never been able to find the … Continue reading Weekly Challlenge – A Manner of Speaking