Ursula, the writer and mastermind behind the blog An Upturned Soul, nominated me for an ABC (Awesome Blog Content) Award. So Ursula, thank you so much for the nomination. As for others, please check her writing out!
The rules of this blog award are:
1. Display the logo on your blog.
2. Thank the blogger who nominated you and link back to their blog.
3. Using the alphabet, describe yourself in a word or a phrase.
4. Nominate 8 deserving bloggers and inform them of the nomination.
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Describe Yourself with the Alphabet
A – Anthony Bourdain… I wish I was.
B – “Buona Sera” by Louis Prima (song)
C – “Cogito ergo sum.” – René Descartes
D – “(I) dwell in possibility.” – Emily Dickinson
G – “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.” – Henry David Thoreau
H – H. P. Lovecraft – “I never ask a man what his business is, for it never interests me. What I ask him about are his thoughts and dreams.”
K – Keep wearing Chuck Taylor sneakers.
L – “Little by little, one travels far.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
N – “(I have) never let my schooling interfere with my education.” – Mark Twain
O – “One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple. ” – Jack Kerouac
P – Perform improv.
Q – Question almost everything.
R – Ready and willing, be.
U – Underestimate not: the gratification of exercise.
V – Vineyard to own one day, or work on one at least.
W – “When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.” – Ernest Hemingway
X – Xenophile, very much so.
Y – “You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet, still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.” – Franz Kafka
Z – Zen, Mysticism, Mindfulness, and Meditation.
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The Nominees Are…
(Please take no offence, the “rules” say eight…)
I play with words and invisible objects.
A mind, a pen and a piece paper have the best relationship ever.
"Remember this--if you shut your mouth, you have your choice."
- F. Scott Fitzgerald