Tag: Thanksgiving

Nov 29 2018

Truth

Nanowrimo 2018 winner

November Prompt: Truth A few truths from this month. Some of which will show up in the goal post tomorrow. I spent the beginning of October planning to do NaNoWriMo with a certain story. Then I thought I’d work on another story. And THEN I started reading a book (Story Genius by Lisa Cron) which …

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Nov 22 2018

Thanksgiving Neighbors

If you saw your new neighbors were hungry, would you feed them? What if those neighbors were very strange and didn’t fit in your neighborhood? Suppose they seemed unaware of how to do even the simplest task. If you don’t feed them, they will probably die in the next few months. What if you do …

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Nov 23 2017

Thanksgiving Thought

For more thoughts like this, Click. In all honesty though, folks, I hope you have a good holiday. Or just a nice day, for those of you outside of the US.

Dec 01 2016

My Thanksgiving Was Probably Not Like Your Thanksgiving

This post is about American Thanksgiving. There are people in parts of the world that I’ve traveled to who wouldn’t begin to understand this discussion. There are plenty of Americans I know who wouldn’t understand why those people would find it incomprehensible. This is more personal than my posts tend to be. There are chunks …

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Oct 30 2015

Goals, #WEPFF Win, Vote Request, NaNoWriMo Excitement, and Turkey

I’d like to take a moment to ask for your help. I’ve entered a writing contest. There is a popular vote– where entrants are supposed to ask friends to vote. You CAN vote for MORE THAN ONE entry. I’m hoping that you’ll enjoy “Chocolate Covered Toffee or Vanilla Taffy” enough to give me a vote …

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Nov 30 2014

Sunday Seven of Thanksgiving facts and Deja vu

  A list of seven of something- brought to you on Sunday. What can you add?   “OMG why is there another Thanksgiving post, J? That holiday is over!” Yes, well, forgive me. NaNoWriMo devoured my brain. So here’s seven more bits of trivia about the holiday that’s probably got leftovers in your fridge…   …

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Nov 23 2014

Sunday Seven Foods from the First Thanksgiving

  A list of seven of something- brought to you on Sunday. What can you add?   The Wampanoag people took pity on the sick, starving pale-faced people that had settled on their land. There had been rumors from distant tribes to the south of pale people who came in oversized canoes and committed monstrous …

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