How do you typically break the ice in a group setting or gathering? Ice breakers are absolutely awful. I hate them. Don’t ask me to do them. Don’t put me in a group of strangers and ask me to share a fun fact or talk about the weather. If I’m in a group setting, it’s … Continue reading Prompt 379 – Icebreaker
On what occasion do you reward yourself and what is your reward? “Whatcha got there?” “Ice cream.” “Aren’t you lactose intolerant?” “Maybe. What of it?” “So why are you eating something that’s going to constipate you later?” “I’m rewarding myself.” “Seems more like punishment.” “S’not.” “What are you rewarding yourself for?” “Didn’t kill anyone at … Continue reading Prompt 376 – Reward
Do you have a love/hate relationship with someone or something, if so explain? Writing. Obviously, I love writing, or I wouldn’t do it day after day. I love the simple act of opening a blank Word document and letting the words flow from my brain, through my fingers, onto the screen. I love bringing new … Continue reading Prompt 348-Love Hate Relationship
Write about your first day at your current job. Most jobs these days are pretty similar on day one. You go to HR, finish filling out any paperwork you need to complete, get your name tag/badge/ID, and sit through orientations. Sometimes you get OTJ training first day, sometimes you don’t. Usually you meet your boss … Continue reading Prompts 289-290
What grinds your gears and really annoys you? For a self-proclaimed “super laid back” chick, I certainly find myself in a state of annoyance more often than I care to admit. Maybe it’s a hyperawareness thing; I recognize when I’m annoyed more because my mental image of myself is serene and imperturbable and then it … Continue reading Prompt 277-Grinds My Gears
What are some of the hard facts about life? Shit happens. It just does. Plans don’t always work out. The only thing you have control over is your own reaction to these things when they go south. For myself, a very poignant case tonight. I had been toying with a couple story ideas, scenes with … Continue reading Prompt 215-Facts of Life
Good morning fellow bloggers, writers, friends, and randos! How are you on this fine Sunday? Hopefully it's warmer than earlier this week. I know the temperature is trending upward here. We're going to be in the mid-40's today and then, allegedly, 51 tomorrow and 58 on Tuesday. That's the kind of weather I would crack … Continue reading Backstreet’s…Back? What?