Category: other blog hops

Dec 10 2014

Expressing Coffee Tea Cider and Me

Dec 07 2014

Thanks to @DL_H This Sunday Seven has SEVEN DEADLY SINS OF THE LITERARY WORLD

  A list of seven of something- brought to you on Sunday. What can you add? I was tagged by DL for this hop. A few bloggers I frequent have taken part, so I’ve very excited!   Greed – What is your most inexpensive book? I have a collection of ebooks that were free or …

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Dec 05 2014

Expressing my love of Bumble and reading books

    I do celebrate three holidays in December. I’m not sure that there’s a show or movie related to them that I’m looking forward too. (I mean, yeah, I’ll watch Rudolph the Rednose Reindeer for the 50th time or whatever, but that’s because I love Bumble.) There is a book coming out this month …

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Nov 28 2014

Maybe Rudolph Will Light the Way to Accomplishing My December 2014 Goals

Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   The BIG MAIN GOALS: Publish two decent-selling book series Survive at least another 40 years   2014 Goals: Publish something every week on this blog (ie: Sunday Seven) Have 5000 Twitter followers ~ currently at 3,945 — up 111 from last month! …

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Nov 26 2014

Expressing Myself with a Deluxe Grits #recipe

I promise you that this is NOT a cooking blog. There happen to be several foodie posts this month, but no, this is not a cooking blog.   This is a favorite breakfast meal of my lovely assistant and I. (Some of you may recall her from previous posts – O is for Otts and …

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Nov 24 2014

Miss you Blogfest and Quote tastic hop

  List one to three bloggers you really miss.  Tina Letters to my Husband   We’ve all already said good-bye to Tina, but this list seemed to justify her name. The Letters to my Husband blog went private over a year ago. It had really interesting posts that grabbed emotion and yanked it hard.   …

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Nov 19 2014

Expressing Five Fictional Characters I Want in My Life

  Five fictional characters I would want in my life.   This sounded like such an easy topic, until I discussed it with two friends. See, right off the bat, I said “Hermione Granger.” But my friend reminded me that I knew someone who was like her. While that girl and I were casual acquaintances …

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Nov 14 2014

Expressing the MBTI Side of My ESTP Self

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Nov 02 2014

Sunday Seven Foodie Humor with Two Recipes and Fun Food Facts

  A list of seven of something- brought to you on Sunday. What can you add?   This post is my Sunday Seven and Foodie Blog Hop offering rolled into one. (It’s NaNoWriMo season, you know! I have words to write elsewhere… 50,000 of them!)   Please enjoy the three lessons from a funny true …

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Oct 31 2014

This Halloween I am Trick or Treating My Goals for the NaNoWriMo of November

  Happy Halloween Here are my current goals and review of goals from the past:   Goals for November:   Take part in NANOWRIMO Keep working on the fantasy book during NaNoWriMo Get five people to weigh in on my planning post    Vote Enjoy Thanksgiving Finish reading 1 book See Mockingjay in theaters   …

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Oct 24 2014

Vanilla Virus #spooktoberfest14 Flash Fiction

    Vanilla Virus   There is a commotion outside my chamber door, and I find myself armed only with a quill. I try to ignore the noise, but the pounding is knocking the books from their shelves. I’ve run low on space to dodge these heavy dangers. My back is pressed to the wall. …

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Oct 21 2014

Express Yourself with a Halloween Costume

inspirational writing motivation on a coffee cup

  There was a year when the rules about Halloween costumes came with a three page “no” list.This is when creativity had to be employed.Thus, I became an apple tree.Actually, this costume is very easy. Get a brown shirt and pants.(Though a tree camo outfit from the hunting section could also work.)Get some leaves- either …

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Oct 19 2014

Sunday Seven Bucket List

A list of seven of something- brought to you on Sunday. Seven items on my Bucket List   The high fantasy novel I’m working on – Finish it, publish it, and sell 2,000 copies in one week or 8,000 copies in one month. Watch a meteor shower while in the Cranberry Lake area of New …

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Oct 07 2014

Expressing Scary Movies and Books

    I should point out that I do not scare easily. I’m the one in the movie theater laughing at those of you who jump when Freddy, Jason, Mike, Chucky, or Hannibal show up when you (you, not me) least expect it.   However, there was a scene in the movie The Devil’s Advocate …

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Oct 02 2014

Express One Love of Autumn

    Confession: I’m a leafer.   Alright, I’m not as bad as some of the other leafers out there. I have never taken a long trip in order to see fall foliage. This is probably because I grew up with it in my own backyard. The way all the leaves change from green into …

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Sep 26 2014

October 2014 goals post – hop toward autumn

  Here’s something about culture, about how our society seems to be:   We measure our progress and our success based on how well it advances our independence.   It starts with babies. The milestones of interest are largely holding a bottle, walking, talking, and using the potty. Each of these propels a person toward …

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Sep 21 2014

Sunday Seven and Underrated Treasures

I decided to combine my Sunday Seven list with my seven underrated song picks for Alex’s blogfest. Song – Artist – Line(s) I love 1- Dog Eared Page – The Matches – “I’ve got these friends in quotes and girls with asterisks.” 2- Tremendous – Girlfriend (Local Band out of NY) – “Tell me, tell …

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Sep 12 2014

Where I read and write

  I’m a fan of reading on the couch. Or, in the case of Kindle books, reading in bed and in the bathroom.   Writing though… I suppose the actual work is done sitting at my desk. But a special place, where a pen meets the page and the words become illegible as they pour …

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Aug 30 2014

September 2014 goals and reviews

your favorite unknown MOVIE – BAND/ARTIST – TV SHOW – BOOK

Regular readers of these goal posts know that my last two weeks of July were sucked up with an unexpected life detour. Well, unfortunately, much the same can be said for a majority of August.   I’m adding “survival” to my big main goals. I’m still here now, though the same couldn’t be said for …

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Jul 31 2014

August 2014 goals

August 2014 goals Another month has gone by already. I lost the last two weeks of July due to an unexpected life detour. Nevertheless, it is time to have a look at how I did with my goals:   Here’s my current goals and review of goals from the past:   The BIG MAIN GOAL: …

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