Unheard Jingle (From One Of My Old Blogs)

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/12/23/jingle/ In “Millie Cooper, 3B,” by Charlotte Herman, set in the 1940s, Millie wants one of the new Reynolds Rocket Ballpoint Pens.I think we all know what it is to want something.I’ve been searching online for the Reynolds Rocket jingle mentioned in the book.“Millie longed for the day when she could sing that song with … Continue reading Unheard Jingle (From One Of My Old Blogs)

Not Only In Comics

https://fivedotoh.com/2020/12/20/fowc-with-fandango-virtuous/ https://thedailyspur.wordpress.com/2020/12/19/wish/ https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/sublime/ https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/rdp-sunday-compact/ https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/12/20/your-daily-word-prompt-reconcile-ydwordprompt-December-20-2020/ Many stories in the old "Little Lulu" comics followed the following pattern:Something was missing or damaged.Lulu was blamed and spanked, usually by her mother, but sometimes by her father.Lulu's innocence was proven, too late, usually by her friend Tubby in his "Spider" persona.The culprit frequently turned out, with sublime irony, … Continue reading Not Only In Comics

Nulla Dies Sine Linea

Four prompts from today https://fivedotoh.com/2020/11/07/fowc-with-fandango-prolific/ https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/11/07/rdp-saturday-diversity/https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/11/07/your-daily-word-prompt-divulge-ydwordprompt-November-7-2020/https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/11/07/count/ And one from yesterdayhttps://thedailyspur.wordpress.com/2020/11/06/line/"Nulla dies sine linea." "Not a day without a line." That's my motto. I want to be a prolific writer, but more than that, a good writer. I've never forgotten these words from a song on the original "Mickey Mouse Club""The talents given to you and … Continue reading Nulla Dies Sine Linea

Deadly Review?

https://fivedotoh.com/2020/10/12/fowc-with-fandango-vitriol/ https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/10/12/rdp-monday-ruckus/https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/10/12/your-daily-word-prompt-atrocious-ydwordprompt-October-12-2020/ I remember the first time I read this atrocious review, or rather, vicious attack,https://englishhistory.net/keats/john-keats-critical-opinion-quarterly-review/so full of vitriol (I won't say what else I think it was full of!).I wished I could go back in time and raise a ruckus at the Quarterly.John Kieran wrote in "Books I Love","Croker ' s article on the … Continue reading Deadly Review?