First of all, congratulations to all the participants who completed this year's Blogging from A to Z Challenge. ∙ This was my second year, and my first year with a theme--the A to Z of literary devices. I found the theme to be both a plus ...―
It was quite a challenge indeed. I recommend giving it a try, though if we do it again on this blog, we won't provide a link to the site. Possibly on Poetry of the Netherworld or even KHEL 666 again, but probably not here. People just don't "get" ...―
A to Z Blogging Challenge:Y is for YoubyIllsa Gorrey Hey, you!Yeah, you!You know, you're okay in our book.We all get these messages that we're not good-looking enough to be someone important.Maybe you're kinda socially awkward. I totally am.Maybe ...―
Two of my favorite moments from Young Frankenstein: ∙ 1. Igor saying "Blucher" to the horses to frighten them, and which even now I cannot say without neighing. ∙ 2. Blucher's statement, "Your fiancee is here, I suggest you put on ...―
I used to be a docent at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City. I worked mostly in the petting zoo area, taking care of the animals there and explaining exhibits to zoo visitors. ∙ Our first duty in the mornings was to feed the animals in the...―
I am a Christian. ∙ I am an American. ∙ I am a Caucasian. ∙ Those three statements alone are enough for most people to (at least start to) form an opinion on who I am and what I am like. Taken to an irrational end, it becomes...―
Congratulations to all the participants of the Blogging from A to Z Challenge who are finishing out the month today with Z.Source ∙ I can't wait to visit other blogs today--Z isn't the easiest letter. ∙ My theme this month has been...―
As my 16th wedding anniversary is quickly approaching (May 9th), it seemed appropriate to write a little about the drama surrounding our wedding. ∙ This would be my second wedding. Although my first husband had been out of the picture ...―
We get up in the morning before the sunGet our breakfast when the milking is doneLater in the day we make the cheeseWhile the cows play a song on their ukuleles. ∙ We make the bread, we make the moneyWe cover the slices with butter and...―
Sleeping quiet six feet underMakes a body start to wonderHow are my loved ones getting byWould there be tears in each one's eye ∙ That's not really what I wantSalty drops from nature's fontThough I miss them to be sureA brief apart we must...―
Only two more days left in the Blogging from A to Z Challenge. ∙ Of course those two days are Y and Z. No small challenge, especially for my theme--exploring literary devices. ∙ Today's Y... ∙ YarnAn informal name for a long,...―
I recently hauled a bunch of things from my local Target to satisfy my NYX craving! I ...
Coat: ASOSJumper: H&MNecklace: H&MTrousers: River IslandShoes: New Balance ...
Hello lovelies ∙ how was your week-end going? Here was raining almost 48 hours, ...