Quilly hosts Three Word Thursday every week. She reintroduces us to words we’ve never met. Then, there’s Thursday Thirteen every week. Toss some salt over your should and play. The mess that follows is what happens when you recklessly combine the two. If you have sensitive sensibilities, read no further. 13 things you may find …read more →

For other thirteen’s, wander over to Alice’s. 1. “Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.” Amiel, Henri Frederic 2. “When I’m not thanked at all, I’m thanked enough, I’ve done my duty, and I’ve done no more.” Fielding, Henry …read more →

For other thirteen’s, wander over to Alice’s. 1. I love Amazing Grace played on bagpipes (it’s my favorite song) and not just because I love a man in a kilt. Men’s bare legs are so sexy… …sorry, I was distracted, again. St. Andrew’s Ceilidh 2008, The Rebel Pipers – Amazing Grace 2. I always have …read more →

For other thirteen’s, wander over to Alice’s. 1. After the death of her husband, poet Percy Shelley, Mary Shelley (author of Frankenstein) kept his heart wrapped up in silk until she died. It was later buried with their son. 2. Würzburg, Germany (where I was born) is credited with burning the most number of witches …read more →