Monday Motivation

If you’re feeling like nothing is going right, like your everyday diet is not on par with the rest of the world and your place on the humanity scale is (at best) questionable. If you’re feeling any of these things then just tell yourself; it could be worse, I could the person who said this in the office…


“Gruel: if it worked for Oliver Twist then it works for me.”

Alice E. Bennett, 2017.

Nablopomo Day 29: Reactions to My Nablopomo Challenge

“Is it a charity thing?”

“Nablopomo? What’s Nablopomo?”

“National Blog Posing Month. Bit of a mouthful to say.”

“Never heard of it.”

“Who else is doing it? Which countries?”

“What made you want to do it?”

“So, there’s no direct value to it?”

“You’re crazy!”

“You’re insane.”

“Sounds like a tough challenge to put yourself through.”

“How are you finding it so far?”

“I don’t know how you manage to keep it up day in, day out. How do you think up things to write?”

“You know I bet most people try it for a few days then give it up. You’re a minority.”

“Is this just a con? I mean, who else is doing this?”

“Alice, seriously, I think you’re the only one on the planet doing this.”

“Bet you’ll be glad when it’s all over.”

“Would you do it again?”