I’ve been invited to hop on to the Blue Sky Tag Challenge by Debby Gies
The rules of the challenge are:
11 tags, 11 answers, 11 questions
Use the Blue Sky banner (that Rachael Ritchey designed).
It is sort of polite to mention the person who tagged you (even if you are busy and have not time for fun)
You need to answer the 11 questions set by your tagger (even though you wonder where they dredged them up from)
You will need to make up 11 original and interesting or funny questions for those you tag.
You need to tag 11 people
You can read Debby’s post and the answers to her questions here: https://dgkayewriter.com/blue-sky-tag-challenge-blogchallenge-tag-it/
And now for Debby’s Questions:
What would you be doing if you weren’t a writer?
Ah, I’d dream of being someone else! I’ve always felt trapped in the typical day job scenario, in need of an outlet for my creativity. If I hadn’t become a writer I might have dabbled in photography. My grandfather and uncle were both photographers and ran a photography business before the Second World War. Creativity is in the genes! Or I’d have worked in education in some capacity. I believe very strongly that education is the foundation of a balanced and open society. I love to study – if only I could be a perpetual student! Now that would be fun.
2. Share one thing you’d like to do on your bucket list.
Travel more. I’d love to explore all the wonderful and exotic places in the world. In our family’s genes there’s this deep desire to wander to far off lands. My dad worked abroad for many years in the Far East, Middle East, and Africa and now my eldest daughter is following in his footsteps. She’s been away for a year teaching English As A Foreign Language in South Korea. It’s my turn next. I’d love to live abroad and maybe one day I will.
3. Your favorite holiday destination.
Oh, so many places do I have to pick just one? I love Portugal, Greece, the Balearic Isles, the Caribbean, Rome, Malaysia, Singapore, etc, etc. Take me there. Oh, this question reminds me how much I need a holiday abroad.
4. Name the best movie you’ve seen in a long time.
Oh dear this makes me sad. I haven’t been to the movies for such a long time. I intend to go but never get round to doing so. I will try to rectify this soon.
5. If you could have one do-over, what would it be?
By do-over I expect you mean make-over? Recently I’ve been getting my nails done and I have to admit that I’m in danger of getting hooked. I love to have pretty nails. It’s important that I look presentable for my day job as I work as a receptionist for a private sixth form in Cambridge.
6. If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
I am tempted to say either Portugal or France. Still thinking about this…
7. Your favorite all time book?
Pinocchio. His nose gets me every time. Now that’s a lie, I appreciate Pinocchio and his tricky nose situation but I love so many books it is very difficult to pick just one. My favourite genre is fantasy but I also enjoy thrillers, crime, romance, memoirs, and the occasional horror.
8. Tell us one quirky thing about you.
WHAT!!! Oh dear – confession time. I do this daft thing when no one is watching. It’s kind of like a kid would do. You know making little explosive noises. My brother does it too. It’s in the genes. Yes, I’m a bit crazy. Oh my!
9. Write a one sentence quote for world peace.
Don’t be one of those people who is close-minded, be a warm-hearted person who lives and loves regardless of skin colour, race, and sexuality.
10. Share one great thing blogging has done for you.
It’s made me more confident and adventurous. Prior to blogging I would have never met up with a bunch of strangers at a blogging event and now I do. I get such a buzz from attending the annual Blogger’s Bash in London.
11. Name your favorite color and tell us why and what it represents to you.
It would have to be green. Green for go. Green for fresh cut grass. Green for shoots of possibilities. Green, green, green…
Tag! You’re it:
Colleen Chesebro: https://colleenchesebro.com/
Annika Perry: https://annikaperry.com/
Samantha Murdoch: https://samanthamurdochblog.wordpress.com/
Vashti Vega: http://vashtiqvega.wordpress.com/
Here are your questions:
1. If you could travel to Mars would you go?
2. Do you like rock music or quiet ballads?
3. Are you a tidy freak or a messy pup?
4. Tell us about the most strange/extraordinary person you know.
5. Do you believe in love at first sight?
6. Which animal represents you the best?
7. Are you a theatre and/or film buff?
8. If you had to do a party trick would you love this or hate it?
9. What superpower would you love to have?
10. What’s your favourite food, and/or drink?
11. As a child were you naughty or nice? And which are you now…
If you don’t choose to join in, you are forgiven. and being that there are only 11 to be tagged, I welcome any and all of you to join in!
Many thanks to Debby for tagging me.
Hope you enjoyed the Blue Sky Tag.
Cheerio for now, Blue Sky…
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