In Search of a Niles

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This was written in response to BlogHer’s NaBloPoMo writing prompt: If you had a personal assistant who would do your most dreaded tasks, which items from your to-do list would you assign out?


 

Immediately, I conjure up images of television “personal assistants”; Niles, Tony, Mr. French. Wouldn’t it be lovely to have a butler to help me through the day?  What would my personal assistant do? That’s easy everything I don’t want to do or can’t do. Continue reading

Follow Friday – Ninth Month Blog Challenge Part Two

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Last week I wrote part one of this Follow Friday post explaining that I was participating in That’s So Jacob’s Ninth Month Blog Challenge after being nominated by Tikeetha T., the blogger over at A Thomas Point of View.

I know today is Saturday and by the very name of this post Follow Friday – Ninth Month Blog Challenge Part Two it is supposed to be posted on a Friday.  Some weeks I would just wait to the following Friday but since this post is combined with a September challenge well that wouldn’t work very well since next Friday we will be into October already. Continue reading

Follow Friday – Ninth Month Blog Challenge Part One

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Yesterday, I discovered this comment on my blog on my Writer’s Quote Wednesday – E E Cummings post from Tikeetha T., the blogger over at A Thomas Point of View:

I love these quotes. You’ve been chosen as one of today’s nine blogs in That’s So Jacob’s Ninth Month Blog Challenge. I challenge you to find nine blogs you find interesting and give them a comment to brighten their day…well, eight other blogs and mine 🙂 Copy this message in your comment and enjoy your new blog friends!

I went from smiling to panic mode in zero to sixty seconds.  How was I going to participate in this challenge when I had a #FollowFriday post to write and a list of both blog-related and non-blog related things to do that was beginning to overwhelm me?  Continue reading