This is what happens when someone asks me "What's new?"
It doesn't matter how the question might be reworded - there is that 'mind-blanking' moment. The kind you only get when the words 'pop quiz' are uttered.
Forget the fact that ...
I might be broke.
The windshield is cracked.
The dog ate the trash.
That J-man's reading is improving.
That Mini-E writes with scary accuracy. (Seriously, she's 7 and writes better than the 14 year old)
Oh, yeah. The birthday for the 7 year old is tomorrow - she'll finally be 7.)
Then there's the: New stories in my head.
The fact that I saw a funny movie. (Pitch Perfect) and a lovely movie - The Hobbit (proof that dwarves can be "Hawt.")
That I just discovered the show Once Upon a Time.
The boys are building worlds after worlds on Minecraft.
Valentine's day marks the 16th anniversary of my meeting the Professor.
Then there's the secret stuff - like...
We have another job opportunity.
we got no snow this winter and I'm really disappointed..
I haven't been sleeping well.
I'm glad I'm not pregnant - but writing about pregnant women makes my hormones rampage. It's weird.
and the not-so secret stuff
I bought Kat Martin's book at Target instead of Barnes and Noble.
I just discovered Marie Hall's Kingdom Series. And I've loved the books to the point of - well, it was like eating the whole cake.
But you ask me 'What's new?" and ...