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Monday, April 09, 2007

6-Word Stories

I think this meme originated from Nancy at, " Life Among The Never-Winged" and I also saw it at Maggie's, "Mind Moss".

Here are a few. Maybe they're supposed to stand alone and not connect to each other....??

1. Who knew aged carbon was valuable?
2. Diamonds are a girl's best friend.
3. But they can be worst enemies.

4. Out of the shadows comes light.

5. Easter chocolate is deadly for diabetics!
(But sometimes I can't resist it!)

6. Mist rises and clears up "misteries".

7. I call my protruding belly, "Menopot"!

8. Today, my husband "skieth" his LAST!
(Quietly, I shout, "It's about time!")

9. Think lines 5 and 7 connect?!

10. My life is a long mini-series.

11. Discard all fools' gold you see.
(All that glitters is not gold
Why not save yourself the bother?)

12. Things aren't always what we see....
13. Sometimes we need a new prescription.

14. Words take on their own life.
(In my mind they are published!)

15. How these memes do go on!

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Anonymous colleen said...

Lots of wise tidbits and humor here. Here's mine:
Ruth is good with word play!

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger Jocelyn said...


Your poor husband and the end of his ski season. I could still milk our trails for one or two more outings...tell him to come to Duluth.

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger steve said...

I have Bulletholes in my Mailbox.
Do I need to say more!

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger gr said...

Listen, your husband and skiing, its is definately time for the winter sports season to END.

Most clever here, MOI

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger twilite said...

Joining Joyce...hahaha 'menopot'...clever.

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger Nancy Dancehall said...

Yay! Thanks for doing this. I like #6. :-)

Each 6-word story is meant to stand on its own. But I've found a few people building one off another. I think it's pretty fun.

Monday, April 09, 2007

Blogger Maggie said...

Aren't they addictive?

I love number 13 - so true!

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Blogger Richard said...

Short and sweet, but not saccharin.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Blogger Mother of Invention said...

Colleen: And I thank you for that!

Jocelyn: Just wait till you get there! (I'm not telling him about skiing 'cause he'l be packing in a minute!)

Steve: NO, you don't- I've seen it!

Gr: Okay, you get to tell him that!! Thanks!

Twilite: May be clever but certainly not fun!!

Nancy: Yeah, it was fun! I guess you can tailor some memes to do what you want. I liked # 6 best, too.

Maggie: You could go on and on! I wish I could give people the right corrective lenses sometimes!!

Richard: Yes, but never Sweet 'n Lowe!

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Blogger steve said...

Arrrghhh! She got me boys...I'm Hit!
Oops..thats seven, one too many (712) i've lost count...I'm gone

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Blogger Mother of Invention said...

As long as it's a multiple of 6 you're okay!

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Blogger Lynn said...

This is really good.
Speaks to alot of folks.

I felt more relaxed after learning that.

Seeing I am late in commenting I can say....Bet it wasn't the last ski.

We havin a windy snowstorm now!

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Blogger Mother of Invention said...

Thanks, Lynn. Ours is all gone! YAH!

Thursday, April 12, 2007


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