When I first started this blog I honestly wasn’t sure what I wanted to say or about what. So I picked creativity and the first several posts reflect that. But life comes along necessitating the need to be off-line more than on. As you can see by the obvious infrequency of my blog posts.
My posts illustrate what I want to talk about or share. Not just creativity and creative endeavors, but all the different reasons why we do what we do (as well as, sometimes, my personal thoughts on a particular subject) I care passionately about our present condition in life and our futures – All of us.
As just one of more than 8 billion humans on our planet, it astonishing me that I am unique onto myself – as are you. And not so astonishing is that we are far more alike, in many more things, than we have even yet begun to realize.
Perhaps I can close that gap. Bring us just a little bit closer together with some of my thoughts and insights as so many other writers, photographs, artists, musicians and other people just like you and I are currently doing on their blogs, vlogs and other social media platforms.
We all have a common purpose here. To connect with one another on a global level and to share ourselves. To be creative, to explore, each other and our surroundings – the essence that makes up who we really are – both the good and the bad.
Blogging, in many aspects, has turned out to be the perfect way to accomplish this. So there you go – I am a blogger, like millions of other bloggers.
I hope to encourage and inspire. Inform and enlighten but most of all connect with as many as possible. Bring us, perhaps, a little bit closer to each other.
Thank you for dropping by, hope to see you again,
The very best to you,
326 thoughts on “About”
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I just found your review on Amazon. Thank you. I’m going to be smiling for the rest of the week. 🙂
The whole series is awesome, my friend!!!! Absolutely! (And I have read a ton of sci-fi) and I rarely review! 🙄
Wow…I’ve changed my mind. You’ve made my whole year! -massive hugs-
Hugs and best of luck. And keep writing!
-grins- Yes, Ma’am!
It is a pleasure to stumble upon your blog. I loved your about me. We are all so different but we can all grow closer and care about each other. You seem like a very sweet lady.. Thanks for writing dear 🙂 Hope to read more of your writing 🙂
Once again, sincere thanks for stopping by, reading and especially for being so generous and loving with your words! I wish you most well! 🙂
You are Nominated…
I’ve nominated you for The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award. I hope you are willing to accept. The rules for the award can be seen on my blog post at http://susanspersonalblog.com/2015/11/11/ive-received-an-award/
Thank you Susan for thinking of me. I am very appreciative of being considered for the World Bloggers Award.♡
You deserve it. You are one of the first bloggers I started following when I began blogging a year ago. Congrats. 🙂
Again, my most sincere thanks to you Susan! 🙂
Love the new blog design! Bravo 🙂
Hi Roxi. Thanks, I do tend to move slow on things! ☺❤
Your blog is wonderful! 🙂 Thank you so much!
Thanks, again Anna. I’m pleased there is some value here for you. I do love to share.:)
Love that I found your blog! Looking forward to your future (and past) posts.
Feels good to be here after long! With kindest regards Penny.
Hello Dilip, it’s wonderful to have you here, my friend. Welcome back!
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Thanks for looking in. Come again, stay a while, have a drink an I look forward to this blogging adventure with you. Steve…
Thanks Steve, I will. A drink would be great. Like you, every day I look forward to our blogging adventure, thank you for stopping by and take care of you! 🙂
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I have nominated you for the Butterfly Light Award here : http://sereneaspergia.wordpress.com/2014/07/17/the-butterfly-light-award-goes-to/
Hi Maria, thank you so kindly for thinking of me for this most beautiful award. Heading over to your site to thank you again! 🙂
“It Is What It Is” has been nominated …. paying it forward!!
Thank you, so very much Horty! I appreciate your thinking of me. You definitely deserve this award. I do adore you but more importantly I believe your post are all the things that they should be, again, my sincere thanks! 🙂 xo
Again …. thank YOU!! … for all you do and for being here!!! 😀
Because you care!!!! It Is What It Is” … paying it forward!! Hope you accept!!
Hi Horty! You’re a sweetheart, heading over there now my dear friend! 🙂 xx
Hugs, dear friend!! ❤ …..
Thank you, Penny, for connecting with me. 🙂
It was a pleasure to do so. My time is very limited online right now as I’m past a deadline with a publisher for a book I’ve been working on (struggling with, lol) But I do appreciate getting to meet you, I thank you for your time in connecting with me. 🙂
I have nominated you for the Love and Kindness Award
Hi Jemmy, I apologize for the delay in my response. I’ve spent much time offline recently. I am honored that you would think of me for this award and extremely appreciative, thank you. On another note I wish you the best of the best as you progress towards the person, you’ve always been inside. A pretty cool person, I think! xx
Most welcome Penny, and thank you xx
Thank you for making me feel so very welcome. I feel as if I’ve been offered a cup of tea on a lovely cool morning.
Hi Ann, sorry about the delay in getting back to you, was offline mostly for the last 5 days. I do appreciate your visit, your lovely comments, and your follow – very much! 🙂
No worries, Penny. Going offline is never a bad thing. It’s just as entertaining to observe from a distance, the roller- coaster riders screaming 😉
Have a great day!
I’m happy to nominate you for One Lovely Blog Award. The rules are the same as those for a Versatile Blogger Award. Check them out here: http://versatilebloggeraward.wordpress.com/vba-rules/ Congratulations! —Jadi
Hi Jadi, sorry for not getting back to you sooner, I’ve been offline for a bit and am just now catching up. Thank you so much for this nomination. I am very appreciative of your thinking of me for this award! And congratulations to you too! 🙂
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I have just nominated you and your wonderful blog for the Versatile Blogger Award. Please follow this link to see what to do next http://quarteracrelifestyle.wordpress.com/2013/11/23/the-versatile-blogger-award/
If you can’t accept please just accept the compliment intended 🙂
Hello and thank you most sincerely as well as congratulations to you. I was offline for over a week so am playing catch-up right now but I do appreciate your compliment and am honored that you thought to include me as a nominee! Again most sincere thanks, Penny 🙂 xx
I have nominated you for an award!
Please, check out: http://petitemagique.wordpress.com/2013/11/22/award-time-2/
Of course you don’t have to accept, just know you’re appreciated!
Thank you so very much. I was gone for a week but do want you to know that I appreciate “you” so very much. congratulations and thank you so much for the nomination Patty! Much love, Penny xo
I know you are hard at work. I commend your giving your time to the typhoon efforts. You are a sister blogger.
Please, accept this: http://hrexach.wordpress.com/2013/11/20/sisterhood-of-the-world-bloggers-award-second-one/
Hi Horty, like I mentioned earlier, serious catch-up to do as I was not online for over a week, but do appreciate you and the wonderful blogging that you do, thank you from my heart for thinking of me for this! xo
Saw your recent post. Loved it … I understand. No rush!! I wanted you to know that you are appreciated!
Please, accept this, my dear friend: http://hrexach.wordpress.com/2013/11/18/blog-of-the-year-award-2013-2/
Read the parameters I used!!!
Hi Horty been offline a week so playing catch up, but I will stop by for this one dear friend! xo
I have nominated you for the Sisterhood of the world bloggers award!
Of course you don’t have to accept, just know you’re appreciated!
I do feel like we are all of us sisters, so that is a wonderful blogging award to be nominated for, and I do sincerely thank you. I’ve been offline a lot recently so in a catch-up mode, but I again thank you kindly for thinking of me, with love and affection to you, Penny xo
I nominated you for the Sunshine Award and The “Awesome Blog Content” – ABC Award http://petitemagique.wordpress.com/2013/11/02/award-time/
Thanks again Patty, you are such a sweetheart! xo
Wow, you’ve got some excellent reviews on your Shy Butterfly book. The reviews sound interesting! I’ll look for it the next time I’m at the library or book store.
Thank you, very much. Also thanks for stopping by, reading and commenting. I do appreciate your visit! Happy November! 🙂
Dear Penny …. I know you gave me some info about the two questions I asked you but, for the life of me, I can’t find your answers!! Jeez ….
Would you mind telling me again, how to:
1. get the visitors’ flags on the blog
2. getting the FB connection for “liking” you page.
I really appreciate the time you may take!!
Maybe try my email: firstname.lastname@example.org ,,,,
TY in advance and sorry for the continued bother. LOL … 🙂
So glad you came back!! Please, accept this:
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Good morning!!! Please, check this out ….. TY
Hi Horty. I did my friend. Thank you so much for the honor! And congratulations to you! Isn’t blogging fun? 🙂 xo
Getting to love it more every day!! 🙂
You have a wonderful blog!
Hello Terry, thank you very much, also sincere thanks for stopping by and commenting!
You have a wonderful and inspirational blog. I am glad to follow this blog 🙂
Hello Simon. Thank you. I am glad you are too! A special sincere thank you for your lovely compliment! 🙂
Wow! It was a long way down to here! lol 😉 Thank you for your visits to my blog, lovely to meet you and you have a great blog. So, welcome to the Pack! And greetngs from the Icy world of Europa 🙂 It is close to the time of the Full Moon…do feel free to join the Icewolfies for the Full Moon howl when the night arrives! lol 😉
I will – for certain, I want to play too :). Thanks for coming by, I’m on an official (unofficial) short break but still keeping my hand in! 🙂
You have an amazing blog here..glad to have dropped by 🙂
Thank you Swati for your lovely compliment and I’m very glad you dropped by also. Thank you for following, I’ve headed over to your place to return your compliment! 🙂
I hope you like my little world too! Bless ya 🙂
Your blog has been a source of inspiration to me, so I would be greatful if you accepted my nomination for the Versatile Blogger Award. Go here for details http://makesomethingmondays.wordpress.com/2013/09/10/versatile-blogger-award/
Hi Megan! Thank you very much. I’m headed over to your place right now! 🙂
Thanks Penny! 🙂
I nominated you for a couple of Awards
Thank you very much, I’m coming over to accept right now, I am very honored and appreciative! xx
You are very welcome Penny.
Thank you for being you!
Thank you and ditto! Big hugs!
Great “About” page Penny! I’m glad you’re back online, sharing your unique viewpoint with the rest of us. Thank you for stopping by and following my blog, because it gave me the chance to find and enjoy yours 🙂
Thank you, my pleasure to do so and I’m glad you had a little time to stop by for a visit also, very much appreciated, enjoy the rest of your week! 🙂
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Hey Penny thanks for following bebeautifulanddance.com …. you have already inspired me so hopefully one day the favor will be returned. 🙂
You already do, I can feel the positive energy coming from your blog, your message of love and your written words. I’m loving it very much … 🙂
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Penny, I cannot for the life of me, find our email exchange from before. But, I wanted to let you know, how many lives, you’ve touched, and how. email@example.com.Thank you. xoxo
Thank you Amber, dear friend. xoxo
I discover you hardly and I like your written! Lovely Blog Penny !
Thank you Lucia, I appreciate your visit and your follow. And thank you so much for your wonderful compliments! It is nice to meet you! 🙂
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Nice blog. Will do some looking around!
I love your writing…and, like you, have many opinions about things, life, people—You are courageous to put your thoughts out there–yes, I see writers as courageous people—-and I am working on that courage for myself. Began slowly in 2011..now I am beginning to pick up the pace. Thank you for visiting my blog and for your “following”…I am now “following” you…Have a great day!
Thank you very much Johann,, and double good for you re: courage, it gets easier with practice (lol). You have a great day also, thank you for following me! 🙂
You have certainly spoiled me with your lovely thoughts on my Space this evening and I will be definitely calling back into yours again on the morrow, here in the UK it will soon be midnight and so I will be signing off for the evening. I appreciate all of your fine comments my friend and thank you very much, it is an honour having you inside my Space 🙂
The pleasure was mine Andro, sleep well, on angels wings! xx
Angels and also Dragons perhaps? 🙂
I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay
and call in whenever you are in the
neighbourhood, and I will do the same 🙂
Totally, dragon’s wings also! I will and look forward to seeing you also Andro! 🙂
I have just been reading your story so far page and you are amazing my friend. I will be back on your morrow to read more of your postings, but in the meantime do have a peaceful and relaxing evening my friend 🙂
I need to be calling back here and reading some of your posts, actually I am way behind on everyone’s so bare, oop’s I mean bear with me and eventually I will do exactly that 🙂 Have a fun rest of weekend my friend 🙂
You too. Andro might I have access to your blog so I can visit you, also? 🙂
Yes I have just opened the
gates 🙂 Oh yes and welcome
to my Space 🙂
Thank you! 🙂
You are welcome, and I hope that you
will find something of interest my friend 🙂
I’m there, I am intrigued … yes! 🙂
Thank you for joining my Space,
I will be offering more scripts soon,
but of those that are added I hope
that some will be appealing 🙂
Your welcome, I have no doubt but that they will! 🙂
Alastair told me about you and seriously he was dang right… you have a wonderful blog here 😉
Thank you for your visit. And so do you (your blog). Gorgeous, your layout, the illustrations and most definitely your written words! 🙂
aww thank you so much Penny… Our feelings are mutual 😉
I know a kindred spirit when I read one! 🙂
awww.. Alastair told me I am missing something If I am not following you up…looks like his words were fully true 😉
🙂 I’ll be back and soonest, to explore! 🙂
I will be waitin at ur blog 😉 😛
Thank you so much for following my blog. I am so excited to have found yours. It looks beautiful! I hope you are having a lovely day. Thank you, again! Skye 🙂
You’re welcome Skye. I’m pleased to see you here, thank you sincerely for your compliment, it is appreciated by me. I’m having a very pleasant day today and hope you are also, take care of you, Penny 🙂
Penny, your posts have been a positive element in the blogosphere, from sharing the good you do to caring for your readers enough to inspire us with your wisdom and advice. I have the honor of nominating your blog for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award! Please visit http://shainbird.wordpress.com/2013/06/01/its-contagious/.
Thank you! I appreciate your thinking of me for this award! 🙂
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Dear Miss Penny, I have nominated you for the Super Sweet Blogger Award – please see my http://theencouragingscribe.wordpress.com/2013/05/20/sunday-morning-sunshine/ post for details.
Thank you Lyn heading over there now to accept! 🙂
Merci pour le fait d’ajouter!!! d–0.o.–b I love your background graphic!!!
My pleasure and thank you for your lovely compliment and following me also!
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Thank you with all my heart dear friend! 🙂 xo
Hello. I noticed you Liked something on my blog, so thought I’d return the compliment and come over here to have a looksee. I’m a bit puished for time but I’ll try and get back as soon as i can.
Thanks for the Like
Thank you for the visit. I’ve a deadline from a publisher that’s been pushing me to finish, live (happily-busily) in a house populated by animals and various humans, and work so I do understand the busy part. I decided to make time this morning and visit, even if briefly – glad I did! take care of yourself and take time for you too! Happy blogging! 🙂
Time for me? I blog and write fiction six days a week but I always have Sunday as maid’s day off. I catch up on reading mainly.
A good day to relax and read! 🙂
Indeed it is.
I hope you have a good one.
Thanks, you too – hey … nice meeting you! 🙂
It’s one of the best things about blogging, you get to meet loads of people you’d never have met otherwise
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I published your flash fiction today. You can check it out here > http://wp.me/p1YE83-19J
Thanks Eric, much appreciated! 🙂
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Hi, how are you?
Good news, we are giving you the “BEST MOMENT AWARD“. Congratulations and enjoy the rest of the day!
Thank you of thinking of me for this Award. I am extremely flattered! with much appreciation, Penny :)xx
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I’m curious and look forward to learning more. Your blog is real nice.
Thank you Rich. It is a most sincere pleasure to meet you! Roxi has raved about you! I do try to gear my “content” to a variety of people so education, ethnicity and geo-demographics figure in how I present what I hope to be a positive take on things … related to my curious nature and life. Thank you for your compliment. Much appreciated, Penny xx
The pleasure is all mine Penny. Roxi raves about you too. I look forward to learning more and reading more. She’s a sweetheart and her friend is my friend indeed. Thank you for being there for her too. Hugs.
Warm hugs Rich, I know the importance of the next few weeks. I see my part as positive support and encouragement and will do my very best! Hugs to you also, Penny
Hola Penny, I just nominated you for the first ever Missy Award.
I absolutely adore your style – honest in such a good, not overwhelming way 🙂 I’m happy that I stumbled upon your blog.
Take good care 😀
Thank you. Your kind words are very much appreciated. I’m happy you did also Przemek!:)
I thouroughly enjoy your way of blogging! Now I really look forward to following you into the future.
All the best.
Thank you again Dina for your lovely compliments, very much appreciated by me, much love to you also, Penny
Hey! You received a ping back the other day on your About Me page! Yeah, that wasn’t spam. I just nominated 45 bloggers for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Why 45? Well, I made up for the last three out of six. So, you’re one of them! Congratulations! You can find the post here: http://wp.me/p2TeFs-KP ! Take care.
Hello again, actually I did come by and thank you. You did have a lot of comments so I’m not surprised that you overlooked the ones you had with me! 🙂
LOL! Oh merde. Yeah, my bad! Maybe I was subconsciously saying… penny for my thoughts, penny for my thoughts!! Hey, I love the chat we had. Some of the people, however, did not respond …. so yeah. It was confusing. 🙂
No worries, life can be crazy some days, Me too (the chat!) 🙂
Just keep smiling! Make those walls in your house admire those pearly whites for me. 😉
I just followed your blog, I should have come over much sooner! Love the authenticity and humour in your writing. I’m going to look around some more.
Warmest regards from the Philippines,
Hi Mary, thank you very much. Sending regards back to you from Northwest American, Washington State! A pleasure to meet you! Penny
Glad to have come across your blog and connected. I am looking forward to following you writing journey. Happy happy writing! Jay
Thank you Jay, I just came from your blog, I like your writing style and what you have to say. Happy writing to you also!
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Many thanks, Penny, for being my 5000th friend on Twitter. Good to meet you 🙂
Definitely a pleasure to meet you also! 🙂
I have nominated you for the “Reader Appreciation Award”
Thank you Alastair, I’ve been offline for about a day mostly but I do appreciate your nominating me very much my most special friend! 🙂
You’re welcome Penny 🙂 I figured since you had emptied your cupboard, it was time to start stocking it up again 😉
Oh, thank….you….so….much…! 🙂
How are you? I hope you’re well… are you able to shoot me an email… I don’t have your addy anymore…
Mine is thelastsongiheard “at” gmail.com
Hello Penny , I simply want to say that I find your blog an utter delight to read … thank you for sharing your thoughts, vision, poetry, whimsical or otherwise along with much more. I wish you much luck and happiness for 2013.
Thank you Linda, very much, For you also much joy, success, fun and of course happiness this year!
I wish you the best of luck in all your endeavors of 2013! Take care. 🙂
Thank you very much! 🙂
Hi Penny, it was curiosity brought me here so I guess I’ve come to the right place – it was seeing Rosy on a blog I’d never visited before that aroused the curiosity in this instance.
Thank you Rosalie, I am indeed curious about just about everything. Thanks for the follow and stopping by, I enjoyed your comments!
Award for YOU http://wp.me/p2oM0H-NO
Thank you RoSy, I truly am happy to receive this one, most especially from you! 🙂 xxxxxoxxxxx
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Lovely blog and lovely job…I’m following you…a very big kiss from Florence
Thank you. I really appreciate your visit and your following me. Sending a kiss right back to you with much affection. ~Penny
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Curiosity is what kept mankind moving ahead in the last 5000 years…
You have certainly evolved into a great blogger… Keep the dice rolling! 🙂
Thank you very much, I will do my humble best kind sir! 🙂
I’m into your world for curiosity cum prominent serving pieces of shares, wise lady! 😀 🙂
Thank you Rahul. Like you, apart from being curious I am also a bookworm! Welcome, I hope you enjoy your visit here. Penny 🙂
Yup! I had enjoyed my time spent over here, Penny. Will definitely be back for your further updates. Have a good time ahead. Cheers.\m/ 🙂
Hi Penny, I’ve nominated you for the Wonderful Team Member Readership Award. Pls check my latest post for more details.
Thank you Padmini so very much, I will indeed dear friend!
In case the pingback hasn’ t worked, I think this might be the time and the place to tell you that I have invited to my Virtual Dinner Party: http://esengasvoice.wordpress.com/2012/11/21/5-maverick-feathers-from-the-wings-of-icarus/ Welcome! 🙂
Hey nice to have come across your blog,..! Happy blogging and thank you for following… 🙂
My pleasure to find you. Thank you very much! 🙂
Hi Penny, I wanted to contact you with an idea that I had about blogging. Can you email me when you have a moment?? firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
Hey, just responding to you now!
Hey Penny… couldn’t find your email address anywhere but I wanted to share this video with you because I thought you might like it… feel free to delete this comment when you’re done LOL
Thank you Richard, this is one great video! I thank you very sincerely for thinking of me with this. Actually it’s wonderful and one to be shared in this country for sure. With much affection, Penny
You’re welcome. I’m gonna put it on the big screen TV 🙂
I had to share it with everyone, it is so awesome Richard. 🙂
Hi my friend, just to let you know, i have nominated you for three blogging award. Hope that you happy with this news. If you prefer not to accept, of course I understand. http://campanulladellaanna.wordpress.com/2012/10/29/blogging-award-nominations-you-can-get-it/
Thanks for sharing 😀
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Della, thanks again for thinking of me. Contratulations to you also! I hope your week is good for you. Penny
Penny – can you please email me at email@example.com? Thank you and hugs!
Sure thing Barara, it’s on it’s way. 🙂
I nominated you for the One Lovely Blogger Award! For more details: http://manningtreearchive.com/2012/10/27/lovely-blogger-award/
Thank you so very much for thinking of me for this nomination. Penny 🙂
You are welcome
this is interesting and inspiring… a beautiful useful blog. everything is well put, the ideas, the words. I will read everyday bit by bit. dont get bored of my comments. thank you my friend.
Never. Never will I be bored of your words. My promise to you!
thanks >>> my friend. 🙂 🙂
You are most welcome, my friend! 🙂 sending love your way this night, sleep well! Penny
thank you. GN
Hello Penny, I have nominated you for the ‘One Lovely Blog’ award. Please check my latest post for more details.
Thanks Padmini, I appreciate you thinking of me, very much, I’ll come over and check it out right now! 🙂
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Hi Penny, I just invited you to the Ligo Circle of Appreciation. Learn more here! http://kimmontes.wordpress.com/2012/10/14/ligo-circle-of-appreciation-2/
Thank you very much Kim, I sincerely appreciate the invitation. It is a lovely idea! Again my thanks, Penny
I have nominated you for the Super Sweet Blogger Award. 🙂 You can check it out here: http://notinindia2012.wordpress.com/2012/10/07/super-sweet-blogging-award-how-delicious/ Feel free to not accept if you so choose, but wanted others to find their way to your lovely blog and this is always a good way of doing this.
much love light and JOY
Thank you Jane. I am very flattered that you thought of me for this award. Very sweet ‘lol’ of you! Thanks again, Penny
I’ve tagged you in a game of Tag 🙂 You are under no obligation to play, but it could be fun
Gee thanks, Alastair, I’ll get right on it, right after a few awards maybe, in the next day or so, or perhaps soon after, in the near future, possibility not too long from now, I ‘m sure I can find the time to….. 🙂
i am also curiously curious about life 🙂
Good! Being curious is a very good thing I think!
Stay that way, the more the better my friend, Penny 🙂
thanks for the suggestion …:) lets share our curiousness 🙂
Excellent idea! 🙂
Hell Yeah 🙂
What a lovely and thoughtful blog!
Thanks to veraersilia, one of your followers, for introducing this to me.
Thank you very much for visiting me and for your compliments I appreciate both very much!
I just nominated you for the One Lovely Blog Award. Please pick up your award at → http://nackynice.wordpress.com/2012/09/11/one-lovely-blog-award/ Copy and Paste the Award to your blog and follow the rules of acceptance. Have a lovely day!
Happened to see your blog. I find this interesting. 🙂
Hope to read more from you. 🙂
Your blog is amazingly beautiful, intelligent, striking, creative, peerless.. etc. etc.etc. I feel privileged to have found your posts.
Thank you Vera, I am very flattered to hear such lovely comments. It is also deeply gratifying because like most of us who blog I am an artist (at heart) and my goal is to create with words and visuals that can inspire and motive others. Thank you again so very much. These are words that I really mean ~ Penny
I have nominated you for the One Lovely Blog Award – I hope you accept! Here is a link to my post for what you have to do to accept etc!!
Thanks again for being such a great supporter of my blog!
Thanks Dave, very much for the nomination, I appreciate it and you very much! Easy to support such a wonderful photographer! 🙂
You are truly a wonderful person!
Hi Penny! Thank you for choosing to follow one of my blogs (http://smilekiddo.wordpress.com/) – I really appreciate it!
Hi Stef, nice to see you here, thanks for the visit. I enjoyed my visit to your blog, nicely done by the way, it was my pleasure. Penny, 🙂
I would like to share your blog with my followers by nominating you for the Thought Provoking Blog Award. No pressure…Check out my latest post or just consider this a compliment. ~ Wendy
Thank you Wendy I appreciate your thinking of me for this award, It is a pretty one isn’t it, Thanks again my dear friend, Penny
I’ve leap-frogged you 😉
Hi Penny ,
Thanks a lotttt for sharing this wonderful lesson 🙂 for my project
Very welcome. I am honored to be a part of your project! It really was a pleasure to participate. 🙂
I know Penny that it’s nothing big or new for you, but you’ve inspired me a lot and hence I’ve nominated you here.
Every single time I receive a nomination I feel pleased that someone has taken the time to think of me and do something special. I am very appreciative of your nomination. Thank you most sincerely, 🙂 Penny
THANKS for subscribing to my “pun-ny” photoblog and for “liking” several of my Classic Daily Graffs! I hope I can bring you a smile (or at least a groan) every weekday. I applaud your focus on creativity and found several of your posts most engaging.
–John R.: http://TheDailyGraff.com
You are very welcome John. My pleasure to do so. I have a hunch you will be bringing many smiles to my face. I collect smiles you know. 🙂 Thank you for the warm compliments I appreciate them very much, also your visit. Hope today and your tomorrows are all you would want them to be, or at the very least as many as possible. 🙂 Penny
I just came home from my intensive work. 🙂
By the way, I just want to say THANK YOU for making my day today. From the first time I found out that I inspired someone with my post and you reblogged it, I was really flattered and eager to do what I love to do more with full motivation. I can’t thank you enough for everything.
You’re blog is so amazing and you’re very lovely in your own special way.
I will visit again to read more of your amazing and informative posts. See you around.
Thank you so much Mack for your very generous words of praise. I re-blogged your post because I was moved by your thoughts and your words and the wonderful manner in which you presented both to me, a viewer from another land. I wanted more people to come and meet you so I am happy if that occurred! Keep posting and visiting other bloggers, they will gladly follow you! Once again thank you for visiting me, I appreciate you very much my friend, Penny
Your blog sounds intriguing. Thanks for signing up to follow my blog and for the like.
You are most welcome Tracy. If I like the look and feel of a blog I follow. Makes me feel even better! 🙂
Curiosity is a wonderful thing! Thank you for being curious enough to check out my blog, and for signing up to follow me! I hope that you find my blog entertaining, informative, and fun! –B
My pleasure. As I find the time, I enjoy visiting other bloggers. Some I find entertaining but don’t hold my interest. Some I like right away. Yours is one of those. Your wit, the flow of your words, your photography, yes it easy to hit the follow button! 🙂
Why thank you Penny for the lovely compliment! You take care and hugs! — B
I still need to look around, you know. I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a little slow at that- likely because of the dreaded procrastination bug, and my own mild introversion. I had to drop by anyway, to return your favor and take a look around. I like your writing style, and I must say I approve of curiosity. I suppose I’m curious myself, after a fashion. No, that’s not true. I must be curious- what is a lust for knowledge but curiosity pushed towards its limit? I love learning new things and meeting new people, and I’m, as I’ve said before I’m sure, always happy to see another friendly face around my site.
So thank you for dropping by and, as we’re all going somewhere, I hope your journey is pleasant and just bumpy enough to remain interesting. Safe travels, knowledge-seeker.
Thank you for the visit, good luck to you also in your travels. May your journey be as fulfilling as mine has been todate. Which isn’t too shabby by anyones standards (lifes unfortunate events not withstanding). Be well and take care of you!
What a clean, friendly, and expressive intro. So what made you leave the blogging world for so long? Oh by the way, your “BeLOnG” art looks fantastiqe on my mantle 🙂 I think its the best looking image in my home page 🙂
Yes I read your last entry. No worries, life moves on, we can go with the flow as best we can or not. All about choices ultimately isn’t it! I did lose my ‘glass half full’ for awhile but it’s back and blogging with people such as yourself is greatly helping to keep it there. I may even have to get a backup half full glass if this one keeps overflowing! HA! Thank you so much Chris for being concerned, it is appreciated by me, Penny 🙂
Just to say I like your premise and love the BeLOnGing and I am now following 🙂
Thank you for following and also for your generous compliments. I appreciate them very much! 🙂
Thanks for the follow Penny! I wonder what is the why all the time, both with respect to myself and others. Look forward to reading more of you!
Thank you so much Kate I hope I won’t disappoint you. 🙂
Thanks for stopping by my blog and for following me! I also appreciated the very generous comments!
Michael, my pleasure to do so. I’ll visit longer next time! 🙂
Hi, just came across your blog and it has kept me with it for sometime now. Very interesting and creative. Love every bit. Looking forward to be here everyday 🙂
Do check mine when you find time and let me know of what you think (http://tisflashpoint.wordpress.com/). Cheers!!!
Thanks, Just came from there. I’ll just add to anyone reading these comments that you do have a great blog. they should definitely go there and check it out. 🙂
Thank you!! 🙂
Congratulations! You haven’t won a golden ticket to a chocolate factory, but you have won a nomination for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Details on my latest post. Keep up the top posts.
Hullo there. I enjoyed your blog more than I could shake a stick at, so have nominated you for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award. If you haven’t a clue what i’m blathering on about, check out my latest post to see what it’s all about.
Thanks for thinking of me. I’ll be by! 🙂
What a wonderful subject. Creativity and curiosity are life to me. I’ll follow along, definitely. And thank you for stopping by and liking my post.
Thank you for the follow Jennifer. We can mutually enjoy each others blog postings, what fun!
That will be lovely.
I nominated you for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Congratulations! 😀 http://tinaliu517.wordpress.com/the-very-inspiring-blogger-award/
Thanks for the nominationTina, I appreciate you very much.
You recently followed my blog, so I thought I’d stop by and say hello and thank you.
Curiosity is my middle name, so I think I’m going to have a fun time exploring your blog! 🙂
Thank you Kate, for coming by. I hope you enjoy the exploration. Nice having you here! 🙂
I love your blog philosophy and your writing style! I’m enjoying catching up on your old posts and look forward to following along with your new ones 🙂
Thank you, I am most appreciative.
I nominated you for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award because your posts touch my heart and are so full of love.
I guess you know already, how this works… Here is the link to the full information:
Thank you and much love! 🙂
Thank you very much Stepanie for your very kind words and the nomination. I appreciate them both, and you, so very much!
Penny, the appreciation is mutual. 🙂 I am looking forward to catch up with reading your recent posts, soon!
Well, I said I would be back to read more but ….. I forgot? Loved that, love most of your stuff.
But especially touched by your comments on the Elephant’s blog – too, too kind.
Thank you for that, and this time AnElephant never forgets.
Have said goodbye to the circus, now following you.
Thank you very much, I am pleased with your follow! 🙂
I am honored to nominate you for The Sisterhood of the World Award! Please pick-up your award at http://nackynice.wordpress.com/ . Copy and Paste the Award to your blog and follow the rules of acceptance. I wish you many blessings. Congratulations!!
Thanks again Nizy! 🙂
Hi! Thank you so much for visiting and following my blog 🙂
You’re welcome Andy. I look forward to it! Thanks for coming to visit me, I appreciate it very much. Have a great day!:)
Helloooooo I just have a small gift for you ….”Very Inspiring Blogger Award”
If you are saying “Why-about-this” then i have already given the answer in the nomination 🙂
first of all, thanks for following my India Journal blog, but also thanks for bringing me here. Your introduction intrigues me and I look forward to exploring your blog further. You might enjoyl my current blog where I am now posting regularly (will not be posting on the India Journal until I get back to India in October 🙂 ) http://notinindia2012.wordpress.com
with love light and JOY
Just wanted to stop by and thank you for your comments, likes, and the follow. Also, I am nominating you for the Sunshine Award. http://wp.me/p23WOs-nN
Thank you Kina, I appreciate your nomination very much!
You’re welcome. I’m still working on it. It should publish during the day of 07/22/12.
The question is . . . will you have me?
Yes, no doubt about it, I’ve been checking out your blog site too and I like what I’m seeing and reading. Welcome!
One first look at ur posts got me hooked! This is ur latest follower 🙂 🙂
Thank you so very kindly Somesh, for your lovely words. I appreciate them very much. Bless you.
Wish me luck.. I am leaving within an hour, I got to attend a job interview tomorrow. 🙂 On coming back I will be checking out ur older posts! 🙂 🙂
Good Luck Somesh, I hope your job interview is very good.
Well, I cleared the written round today. I got the actual interview tomorrow 🙂
Thank you for always visiting and commenting on my blog and liking my posts.
@ The Cosmos:
It’s easy commenting Tina when its true! 🙂
Could you also look at my other blog and tell me what you think? The link is in the first comment.
I will be happy to do so Tina.
Thanks for visiting my blog.
I appreciate your visits & comments.
I will be following you too & look forward to your posts!
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Thank you for stopping by and the following 🙂
Saw you on ReconstructingChristina and just dropped in for a quick look-see.
Have just scratched the surface but some fascinating stuff.
Looks like you have had some rough times, even by life’s sometimes bizarre and totally unfair standards.
Glad to see you overcome them.
I will come back to read more.
Beautiful blog, Penny. Thank you for visiting. I will also enjoy following your page!
What an interesting introduction and yes i think that your choices
of subject matter will prove highly informative, of course the whimsical
side will add some humour, perhaps even a zany twist, but to find out
even more iI will have to retuen and have a more lengthy visit 🙂
This will be on your morrow as I am leaving for the morning now, but
as the Terminator always used to say… I’ll Be Back 🙂 Have a fun evening…
Sorry about the dreaded typos, i think that
my keyboard is having a mid life crisis 😦 lol
Hello Penny :). I am glad you have discovered me :D. I’ve read this about page of yours; unfortunatelly have no time to read more right now as I am packing for my holidays. I will now click the follow button to be able to visit you more when i get back in 12 days :). In the meanwhile keep writting and I you feel like it, go through my posts to discover more of my “thinking”. Very nice to have met you. My best, Paula
Hi Paula, thanks for following me. Hope to hear from you when you have the time.
Your posts and your writing style are absolutely wonderful. Not only are your topics things we can all relate to, but many have beautiful lessons for living and learning woven in. Please keep on writing and posting. You truly make a difference.
Thank you Rick, you have no idea how special your words are to me. Again, thank you!
Thanks for your comments and thanks for following. I am going to enjoy following your blog 🙂