createdestiny (createdestiny) wrote,
createdestiny
createdestiny

caffeinated happiness

Yesterday my cat, Snicka-snicka-snicka-doo-snicka-snicka-doo-doo, got stuck up in a tree and I had to get out the ladder to get her down. I think she may have been stuck up there over night. My poor Snickers!!!

Yeah--I'm happy spring is here and I'm really inspired to write. I've written several little pieces that I plan to submit to The Chico News & Review (alt. weekly freebie). Every May they have a contest called "Fiction 59". It's fiction writing in 59 words or less. Since I've lived in Chico I've been wanting to submit something for this contest but I either never get my act together in time, or if I do I sit down and try to write something in 59 words or less---NOTHING comes. Or if it does it's impossible to cut down to 59 words.

I've been teen-sitting for the last 10 days or so. They insisted and insisted that I watch South Park with them which I have always refused to do because I'm freaked out at the idea of little kids cussing and the whole general gutter mentality thing. Well, I finally caved in and yeah, of course I'm scandelized. The kids kept telling me that I need to lighten up and just go with it, not take everything so seriously. I said hey, I can laugh at stuff, like Mr. Mackey, mmmmkay, but sometimes people just go too far. I don't think jokes about child molestation are funny.
Subscribe

  • Lost Books Remembered

    I recently watched "Tree of Life" and the images in the beginning reminded me of a book I once had. I think this book was published in the 70's and…

  • Reasons I Could Just Cry Right Now

    1. The thought of our next president being that Mc guy. 2. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini 3. Remembering how I used to sing this song to my…

  • Friends of the Library Used Book Sale Score

    Total Spent: $13.25 P.S. Yes, I am addicted to buying used books. No, I haven't read all the books I last posted a photo of. Yes, I'm still on a…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment