It is Friday (at least in my neck of the woods it is) dear Turtlies , which means we only have a few more hours to write our Six Word Stories into Nicola’s Sometimes Stellar Storyteller box of comments . So , here is my story this week : She sensed him … brushing past … More Supernatural in Six Word Story Challenge
On my hello people I’m still here post yesterday I mentioned that I had been trying to learn how to add words or a little watermark to my photos . My learning process is a very slow one , not only because I am so afraid of messing something up if I click the wrong button … More On Playing with Monkeys and Watermarking Photos
One of you my dear Turtlies brought to my attention that I haven’t posted anything in over a week . Really ? How is that possible ? It seems time really does fly faster as you get older , and I must be getting very very old 🙂 and very distracted also. So here … More Reblogging myself ?
And IT happened again … Don’t know if this happens to you on a regular basis , and I surely do hope it does , because : first , it would make me feel not so stranger , “different-er” than everyone else second , it brings with it some nice surprises So , it went … More New Kid in Town or New Bird in Town ?
On account of today being Friday , and it’s Fridays I’m in love , and also because you only have a few hours left now (until 10pm GMT Friday) to participate in Nicola’s Six Word Story Challenge here it goes This week’s Sometimes Stellar Storyteller word for the Six Word Story Challenge is TRIUMPH … More Six Word Story – Triumph
The Daily Post says : Remember the seven cardinal sins? You’re given the serious task of adding a new one to the list — another trait or behavior you find particularly unacceptable, for whatever reason. What’s sin #8 for you? Why? First of all let me state that for me , all the “sins” are … More Is There an 8th Deadly Sin ?
Do you have a favorite quote that you return to again and again? What is it, and why does it move you? I sure do have a fantastic one (for me , as a Turtle ) that goes like this : Mais vale tarde do que nunca (Portuguese) which in English would be Better late … More Quote Me
Last week wanderlusteternal took us all on a tour of Lisbon , where we enjoyed her amazing pictures and read about her experience visiting Portugal . When I thanked wanderlust for portraying my country in such a beautiful way , she mentioned her wish to come back and have the opportunity to go to Sintra . … More Sintra the beautiful
I have a dream ! Well , in truth I have buckets of them . And I am working hard towards fulfilling at least some of them , otherwise what would be the point of dreaming so much ? Just to escape reality ? That might be good ( and even advisable in some circumstances … More Sharing my beautiful country through other’s eyes
Surf is back It is time for a bit of surf , now that another important Championship has started this side of the Atlantic in the beautiful small village of Ericeira only a few miles up from Lisbon . Coincidentally today this Turtle was in need of a bit (a lot , is more like it) of energizing … More Time for some waves , my Surfer Turtlies