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Perfection is an Illusion

Perfection is an illusion That everyone wants to attain. The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow; That elusive four leaved clover. If perfection is physical beauty, If it is material wealth or social success, Then it is indeed an illusion The dream you’re always chasing. For beauty can fade with age or illness, Material wealth can be squandered, A scandal splashed across … Continue reading Perfection is an Illusion

“Malady of Choice” FPQ#27

“If you could choose one — and only one — particular malady, condition, or disease for which a safe and effective treatment was available, what one condition would you choose to treat and why is that your choice?” Stress is a modern malady from which innumerable diseases sprout. Diseases of the heart, digestive system, bones, joints, muscles, nervous system, eyes and ears : you name … Continue reading “Malady of Choice” FPQ#27

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Share Your World 6-10-19

Here is another set of fun questions from the creative Melanie of sparksfromacombustiblemind : QUESTIONS: What do fish do all day?   What thoughts do you think they have?  (Credit to the awesome Teresa and her Fibbin’ Fridays for this one) They go round and round in their bowl in the throws of an existential crisis. What celebrity would you have as a SPOUSE, if you … Continue reading Share Your World 6-10-19


What excuses do you use when you don’t want to do something?

“The dog ate my home work !” Students showing up without home work can get really creative with their excuses. Later in adult life you sometimes need an excuse for getting out of a situation or commitment. As a grown up, you need to clothe your excuse with a partial truth (or untruth). Here are some excuses presented first in their “polite” format and then … Continue reading What excuses do you use when you don’t want to do something?


Silence Can Speak Volumes

Silence speaks volumes SILENCE : Between two people who love each other speaks of companionship, affection, and trust. Between hostile people speaks of anger, resentment and hatred. When accompanied by a smile,speaks of friendship, sympathy and all that is good. While comforting the bereaved, speaks of commiseration. While contemplating marvels of nature, it speaks of wonder, gratitude, and appreciation. Intriguing isn’t it ? How much … Continue reading Silence Can Speak Volumes

One Liner Wednesday 29th May

  ” Alice laughed,”There’s no use trying,”she said, “One can’t believe impossible things.” “I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen, “When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” These lines from Alice in Wonderland have always intrigued me. Lewis Carroll wrote them in … Continue reading One Liner Wednesday 29th May

Question Fun– Change & The Unexpected

Question Fun Season 1 – Game 5 Question Fun Directory Welcome to Question Fun The Twice Weekly Game! An easy game, and more so if you love questions! Each game has a topic, and then there are 17 questions relating to the topic – they can be visual, musical, personal, professional, topical, serious, thought provoking, fun, weird and even wacky – the questions will cover … Continue reading Question Fun– Change & The Unexpected

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Share Your World 5-27-19

Questions: Do you consider yourself a pessimist or an optimist?  An optimist always !  I do get pulled down by things once in a while, but thank God, so far I have always managed to bounce back.   Can War ever be just? If it means liberating the downtrodden from oppression, then i guess it can be justified. But if it brings destruction and despair … Continue reading Share Your World 5-27-19

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Share Your World 5-20-19

Share Your World is a fun challenge created by Melanie at sparksfromacombustiblemind. Do check out her blog for more fun stuff. Here are this week’s questions and my answers: Is it better to suspect something (bad or hurtful) and not know or to have your worst fears confirmed by sure knowledge? I think it is better to have sure knowledge even if it is hurtful … Continue reading Share Your World 5-20-19

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3-2-1 Quote Me: Expression

This must be my lucky day! Paula and Sadje  both tagged me to post two quotes about expression. Thank you, lovely ladies !   2. A   2.B   3.  I nominate these three wonderful bloggers to continue this tag : Carol Ann Amanda Cade  Rida Khalid   A big THANK YOU to Rory for creating this tag. You can read more about it in his original … Continue reading 3-2-1 Quote Me: Expression