September 14, 2021

September 12, 2021

Sunday Stealing: Not Quite 5,000 Questions

This week's Sunday Stealing was stolen from 5000 questions.
1. Who do you take for granted? 

I do not take anyone for granted.

2. Short, knee, or ankle skirts?

I do not wear skirts.  If I am force to wear one then it will be ankle length.
 
3. Do you wear a hat?

I do not wear hats.
 
4. Who's your favorite cartoon character?

The Tasmanian Devil (Taz)
5. Does break dancing impress you?

Break dancing does impress me.  

6. Are you a miracle?

I am not a miracle.  

7. Have you ever eaten tofu?

I have eaten tofu before.  I thought it would taste bad but it was not horrible.  

8. Does the moon have an effect on your mood?

The moon does not have an effect on my mood.  

9. Many people will say that the Harry Potter books are pure fluff with no literary value. Do you agree?

I feel the Harry Potter books are somewhat fluff, but not in a negative way.  The books appeal to a wide audience and provide a great storyline.

10. What are you doing next Wednesday?

Working.  

11. Why do so many people think Elvis is still alive?

Some people don't like to accept that someone they love is dead.  Accepting death, makes it too real.  

12. Are your hands cold?

Not usually.      

13. Have you ever given blood?

I have given blood before but not in many, many years.

14. What SCI-fi books do you read?

 I reread the classics now and then as well as new books.  It depends on which book cover or author catches my attention.

15. Have you ever belonged to a sorority or a fraternity?

I have not.

September 11, 2021

Patriot Day 2021 - We Will Never Forget

Twenty years ago, the United States endured one of the most unconscionable tragedies in U.S history. Patriot Day honors the memory of the innocent victims who died in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Each year Americans dedicate this day to remembering those who died and the first responders who risked their own lives to save others.


September 10, 2021

World Suicide Prevention Day 2021

World Suicide Prevention Day is celebrated annually on 10 September, is organized by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO). The event represents a global commitment to focus attention on suicide prevention. 

This year's theme is, “Creating hope through action,” which reflects the need for collective, action to address this urgent public health issue. All of us- family members, friends, co-workers, community members, educators, religious leaders, healthcare professionals, political officials and governments- can take action to prevent suicide in the Region.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-8255

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
 
#youareloved #youarewanted #youareenough #suicideprevention

September 5, 2021

Sunday Stealing: Not Quite 100 Questions

This week's Sunday Stealing was stolen a long time ago from "100 Questions".
1.What's your favorite TV channel to watch in the middle of the night?

Food Network or the Cooking Channel.  

2.Which decade do you feel the most special connection to and why?

I feel the most special connection to the 80's.  I love the music from that time and a lot of movies from then.  

3.What is your favorite oldie/classic rock song?

Goodness!  So many to choose from.  The first one that pops into my mind is "Funny Face" by Donna Fargo  
4.What Disney villain are you the most like and why?

I took a "Which Disney Villain Are You" quiz and got Scar! LOL  The quiz results stated...."You love the outdoors and spending time with your hilarious friends. You’re probably a tad jealous of your sibling. You have a theatrical streak and love to perform monologues for others."

5.Have you ever been a girl scout/boy scout?

I was a girl scout for a brief moment in time when I was a kid.  I was also a girl scout leader for a bit when my daughter was young.  

6.If you were traveling to another continent would you rather fly or take a boat?

I would rather fly so I can get there quicker.  

7. What are three of your favorite dog names of all time?

Annabelle, Shelby and Riley  
Annabelle (c)2021 Shannon G. Wamsley
Shelby (c)2021 Shannon G. Wamsley
Riley (c)2021 Shannon G. Wamsley
8. How do you feel when you see a rainbow?

I feel hopeful.  

9. If you were in the Land of Oz would you want to live there or go home?

I would want to live there.  

10. What is the first word that comes to mind when you see the word:

Air:  Breathe
Meat: Potato
Different: Same
Pink: Blue
Deserve: Earn
White: Black
Elvis: Deceased
Magic: Trick
Heart: Love
Clash: Blend
Pulp: Fiction