Posts Tagged ‘ Prince ’

Starting a new project – and I need your help!

So, I started writing haiku about random celebrities a while back, just for fun. I included a few of them in my mini book, Haiku For Haters, like the one about Prince declaring the Internet "over." (Which, by the way, I still find hilarious.) Mostly these poems are tiny snapshots of a celebrity moment – whether it's recorded on film, described in a book or article about them, or viewed in a Continue Reading...

Uncovering Chicago’s underground #AtoZChallenge

[caption id="attachment_14272" align="alignleft" width="200"] Click to Buy Now[/caption] As in years past, this month I’m participating in the Blogging from A to Z April Challenge. 2016 marks my fifth anniversary, so to celebrate, I’m hosting Friday Blog-Ins here in San Diego; you can find out more info about where we’re meeting each week on my A to Z Challenge page. My monthly theme Continue Reading...

Goodnight, sweet Prince: 365K Club, week 16

"starfish, no coffee" image by Flickr user kecil It’s that time of the week again: time for another 365K Club word count check-in! Numbers, please… April 16, Day 107: 670 words April 17, Day 108: 382 words April 18, Day 109: 1,439 words April 19, Day 110: 496 words April 20, Day 111: 285 words April 21, Day 112: 0 words – Prince died, and much like the day that David Continue Reading...

Time-out: A tribute to Prince #AtoZChallenge

Sorry, folks, but today I must interrupt our regularly scheduled A to Z Challenge posts in order to call attention to a tremendous and terrible recent event: The death of Prince Rogers Nelson. Prince was clearly an icon that meant a lot to many people, including my husband, who considers himself a huge Prince fan. He's told me many times about how Prince got him through his youth, with his Continue Reading...

Sexy songs for setting the mood

I must admit, I'm picky about my music. To the point that if I'm in the middle of a great make-out session, and the song is just wrong, I will stop what I'm doing to change it. And since finding a proper replacement could take hours, this is definitely to be avoided! Maybe I'm just old school. I like to be wooed a little - who doesn't? And when the music doesn't match the mood, I tend to Continue Reading...