Month: May 2021

dreaming…

dreaming…

To say that I have bizarre dreams is an understatement to say the least. Years and years of bizarre dreams. Which makes me wonder… what the hell is going on in my subconscious?! There have been a ton of scientific studies on sleep and dreaming. It’s been shown that our brains need time to process […]

Posted 31 May 2021 by Kim Deister in WTH?! / 0 Comments

sunday stealing: journal buddies

sunday stealing: journal buddies

This week’s questions are stolen from Journal Buddies. 1. When do you feel the world will stop? That’s a big question with an answer bigger than me. What I do know is that the world will stop for me when I die! 2. What is your personal motto? My personal motto has multiple applications, appropriate for […]

Posted 30 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 2 Comments

saturday 9: if you’re reading this

saturday 9: if you’re reading this

If You’re Reading This (2007) Unfamiliar with this week’s tune? Hear it here. Memorial Day is the federal holiday designated to honor American service people who died in battle.  1. Memorial Day was introduced after the Civil War. War memorials, as well as graves of veterans, are to be decorated with flags and flowers this weekend […]

Posted 29 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 2 Comments

friday 5: aha!

friday 5: aha!

play along here 1. When did you most recently find money? I found a twenty in a backpack I haven’t used in almost six years. That was 2. When have you lost something and got it back because someone submitted it to a lost-and-found? Not a thing. I’m usually pretty good about not losing things. […]

Posted 28 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 3 Comments

thursday 13: book FOMO vs. non-FOMO

thursday 13: book FOMO vs. non-FOMO

play along here I am a lover of books since practically in utero. I read a lot, and my reading tastes are very eclectic. I’m also an editor and a published author. So, yeah, books are my thing. And part of being in the book world is belonging to book groups, following bookish social media, […]

Posted 27 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 2 Comments

wednesday hodgepodge: 421

wednesday hodgepodge: 421

1. We’re approaching Memorial Day Weekend in the US of A…will you mark this in some way? If so tell us how. My husband and I are both Army veterans, and we’ve both lost brothers and/or sisters in arms. The whole day is definitely a day of remembrance for us. It’s a somber day for […]

Posted 26 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 8 Comments

tuesday 4: spending time

tuesday 4: spending time

This week let’s talk about spending time. 1. Are you currently reading a book you’d like to tell us about? Maybe a TV program you can recommend to us? One of the books I’m reading right now is If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim. It is such a beautiful book. It’s set in […]

Posted 25 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 5 Comments

sunday stealing: days of gratitude

sunday stealing: days of gratitude

This week’s questions are stolen from Ned the Duck. A – Annoyance: rude and disrespectful people B – Bestest Friend[s]: my hubby C – Car: 1991 Mazda Miata convertible named Matilda D – Day or night: Both. I get up early and I have insomnia more often than not! E- Easiest person to talk to?: I […]

Posted 23 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 3 Comments

saturday 9: the way you look tonight

saturday 9: the way you look tonight

The Way You Look Tonight (1936) Unfamiliar with this week’s tune? Hear it here. 1) The lyrics tell us that no matter how low the singer feels, it will raise his spirits to recall the way his lover looks tonight. Share a special moment in your life that brings a smile to your lips, no matter […]

Posted 22 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Memetastic / 1 Comment

i just can’t with people

i just can’t with people

I’m starting to regret getting back into blogging. Or at least visiting other blogs other than a selected few. I keep having the misfortune of running into some seriously effed up shit. I just stumbled onto a post that the author prefaced with a statement about how loving and open-minded they are. Okay, cool. Then […]

Posted 22 May 2021 by Kim Deister in Political Madness, WTH?! / 2 Comments