Hey, ‘I’m Not Featured On Freshly Pressed’ So I Get An Award?
This reminds me of that time in school where I had to participate in a ski race and my friend came in last (I was second last) and he won 20 CHF (circa $20). Why am I telling you this story? I was just nominated for the I’m Not Featured On Freshly Pressed Award by Film Grimoire. At this point, I didn’t even want to blog about these nominations, because I don’t want to annoy people by constantly patting myself on the back, but the name of the award is just so funny. Continue reading
Alphabet Movie Meme – A Self-Indulgent “Self-Interview” of 26 Movie-Related Questions
Originally created by The Drama Llama (funny blog name, I must say), the Alphabet Movie Meme is, a fun series of questions, all movie related of course. I found out about this on a blog I follow called Film Grimoire. If you know me at all or read my blog, chances are a lot of my answers will seem predictable to you, but I hope I can still surprise you with some of those letters. If you like this idea, please post your own Alphabet Movie Meme, I’d be really interested in reading other people’s answers. There are some fun questions and I’m sure other people have far less boring answers. In any case, here’s my own edition of the Alphabet Movie Meme. Enjoy! Continue reading
The Sunshine Award!
I am thrilled and happy to announce that I have been nominated for my first blogging award ever: The Sunshine Award! I owe this great pleasure and honor to fellow blogger Thomas J. Ford (follow him @thomasjford) of Music & Movies Cafe (at thomasjford.wordpress.com). Here are my eleven nominees (in alphabetical order), eleven random facts about myself and eleven questions for my nominees.
My Eleven Nominees
The Critical Eye
I love green inspirations
The Dimwit Diary
The Saint Jeffreys
SFox Writing’s Blog
Eleven Random Facts about Myself
1. I almost drowned once.
2. I reprised playing the guitar just yesterday.
3. Federico Fellini is my favorite director.
4. I am fluent in Italian, German and English (I wish my French was a bit better).
5. Home is where my family is.
6. I’ve never lived in a place for more than five years.
7. I am a practicing Christian.
8. Breathe is my favorite song by Skrillex.
9. Blue is my favorite color, because black is not a color.
10. I could eat pasta everyday.
11. I am a hopeless romantic.
Eleven Questions for my Nominees
1. What’s your favorite film?
2. What’s your go to drink?
3. Do you own anything vintage?
4. One luxury you can’t live without?
5. Blondes, brunettes or red heads?
6. Mac or PC?
7. What’s your favorite cuisine?
8. Stripes or pois?
9. One thing your very proud of?
10. Water: Sparkling or still?
11. Something weird that you like?
Once again I would like to thank Thomas J. Ford for his support. I highly recommend his blog (and not only because he nominated me). I’d also like to take this opportunity thank everyone that has ever read, commented and given me feedback on my blog.
Congratulations to the every blog I nominated on their great work and dedication. As I understand it The Sunshine Award is about blogs that inspire you, and you guys definitely inspire me.