Friday, March 26, 2010

And Now For Something Completely Different...

KEEPER: Stop! Who would cross the Bridge of Death must answer me these questions three, 'ere the other side he see.
LAUNCELOT: Ask me the questions, bridge-keeper. I'm not afraid.
KEEPER: What is your name?
LAUNCELOT: My name is Sir Launcelot of Camelot.
KEEPER: What is your quest?
LAUNCELOT: To seek the Holy Grail.
KEEPER: What is your favorite color?
LAUNCELOT: Blue.
KEEPER: Right. Off you go.

 
* BOOK NEWS *

Thanks to all who comment on my guest post at Straight From Hel yesterday!

Today I am visiting Steph the Bookworm for an interview!


A writer community with workshops and more - Savvy Authors

Tom Gillispie recommends a great Yahoo group for editors - Writers in Business

Preparing a book business plan from Gail Martin - Feathered Quill

Ten good reasons to be a ghostwriter - Blood Red Pencil

Elizabeth gives tips for skittish sellers - Mystery Writing is Murder

Yesterday was Happy Tolkien Reading Day! CNN

Carol Denbow tipped me off to Saturday, May 15 - it's Promo Day

And this was a surprise treat from an author who came to see me last weekend at my book signing - Dog and Cat Resuce Stories



* CAPTION WINNER *

From "The Sunday Sillies" - this week's winner:

Helen Ginger! And she even used LOL Speak...

“Iz shoulda never volunteered to do foster care without specifying kitties.”



* PHOTO OF THE DAY *

13 comments:

  1. Thanks for the links and the plug...and the beautiful photo of the week!

    Elizabeth
    Mystery Writing is Murder

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  2. Great Monty quote. Thanks for the links.

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  3. got me larfing here ;) lol

    thx for the links, too :)

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  4. Beautiful photo to remind us to soar with our dreams. Have a great Friday.

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  5. Oh the bird soaring is just exquisite.
    Karen

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  6. Absolutely LOVE that photo of the day. And LOL, very clever caption!

    The Old Silly

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  7. Love the photo! Thanks for the links :)

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  8. Woo-woo! I won! I am excited to have my caption chosen. I love your kitties.

    And that soaring bird is spectacular. Is that another of your photos?

    Helen
    Straight From Hel

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  9. Glad everyone likes the seagull!
    Yes, Helen, it's an old photo, taken about 20 years ago. I really need to scan the 8x10 again and improve the quality...
    And since I used to be a foster parent, your comment was an instant winner, Helen!

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  10. Bridgekeeper: What... is the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow?
    King Arthur: What do you mean? An African or European swallow?
    Bridgekeeper: Huh? I... I don't know that.
    [he is thrown over]

    Guess you have to see it in the movie.

    Stephen Tremp

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  11. And see the movie a hundred times I have, Stephen!

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  12. Hey Diane you have an award at my blog today!

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