Home

NANO Day Twelve

Leave a comment

nano day 12

I’ve been challenged…

Leave a comment

To add titles to my chapters. Which I’ve never done before.

I always felt weird about titling a chapter. But I think I’ve found the way that it makes sense to me. And ta*da this story has chapters with a title. I’m cracking myself up with some of the chapter titles I’m coming up with. But… that’s me, I like to make people laugh. 😉 And honestly, I think my character and I have the same smart-alecky sense of humor.

For Example: Chapter Sixteen: Kitten in Space and my other favorite so far; Chapter Twenty One: Intergalaxy Incident Averted. 

Yep, I’m moving along quite nicely, last year I think I finished with Chapter Thirty Three and this year’s outline ends at Chapter Thirty Four. That’s unless I go back and break up some of the longer chapters. It could go either way, I’ll let my proof reader help me with that decision.

 

 

 

 

*facepalms*

6 Comments

Okay so in between nano and real life I’ve been caught up on the whole debacle over the Red Starbuck’s cups. Honestly, this is a thing!?! I really don’t care what cup my coffee is in, as long as it’s what I ordered.

And I’m one of those people that are not Christian and do not say Merry Christmas aloud. I do however say Happy Holidays or another nice phrase. But honestly, at least I’m wishing you a happy holiday not telling you to go jump in a lake! Just me, I guess. And I don’t make a fuss when people decorate their offices with their religious beliefs. I keep my little forest of Seasonal trees and I’m good with that. It’s not like people take the time to 1) look up my holiday and then 2) wish me a Merry Yule or a Merry Solstice. I’m fine with that. To each their own.

Okay so can we get back to stuff that makes sense to me. OOOH I think I need more coffee! And for the record I use my own cup. If it’s really that big of a deal to you, use your own mug! Just a thought.

 

IOTD *NaNoWriMo Edition*

Leave a comment

74fa201182da92aaca2be75298137705

Hmmm…Plot Bunny Facepalms, good or bad? LOL

Happy Birthday, Michael

Leave a comment

happy-birthday-wallpaper-for-desktop-14-hd-wallpapers-birthday

Calendar day; November 12, 2015

Leave a comment

Thursday, the 12th of November, 2015 is the 316th day in 2015 and in the 46th calendar week.
General Events:
World Pneumonia Day
November 12, 2015 in the World
World Pneumonia Day takes place on November 12, 2015. World Pneumonia Day provides an annual forum for the world to stand together and demand action in the fight against pneumonia. Pneumonia is a preventable and treatable disease that sickens 155 million children under 5 and kills 1.6 million each year. This makes pneumonia the number 1 killer of children under 5, claiming more young lives than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Yet most people are unaware of pneumonia’s overwhelming death toll. Because of this pneumonia has been overshadowed as a priority on the global health agenda, and rarely receives coverage in the news media.
World Pneumonia Day helps to bring this health crisis to the public’s attention and encourages policy makers and grassroots organizers alike to combat the disease. In spite of the massive death toll of this disease, affordable treatment and prevention options exist. There are effective vaccines against the two most common causes of deadly pneumonia, Haemophilus influenzae type B and Streptococcus pneumoniae. A course of antibiotics which costs less than $1(US) is capable of curing the disease if it is started early enough. The Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Pneumonia (GAPP) released by the WHO and UNICEF on World Pneumonia Day, 2009, finds that 1 million children’s lives could be saved every year if prevention and treatment interventions for pneumonia were widely introduced in the world’s poorest countries.
Where is the event?
Worldwide
World Usability Day 2015
November 12, 2015 in the World
World Usability Day takes place on November 12, 2015. World Usability Day is held annually on the second Thursday of November. Established in 2005 by the Usability Professionals’ Association, World Usability Day or Make Things Easier Day occurs annually to promote the values of usability, usability engineering, user-centered design, universal usability, and every user’s responsibility to ask for things that work better. The day adopts a different theme each year. Organisations, groups or individuals are encouraged to hold events to mark the day, optionally according to that year’s theme.
Where is World Usability Day?
Worldwide
National Chicken Soup for the Soul Day
November 12, 2015 in the USA
Chicken Soup for the Soul Day is celebrated on November 12, 2015 and it is a celebration about you. Chicken Soup for the Soul is a series of books. The name “Chicken Soup For The Soul” was chosen for this series because of the use of chicken soup as a home remedy for the sick, and therefore it was “good for the body.” The inspirational stories included in this series were meant to be “good for the soul.”
Chicken soup is a soup made from chicken, simmered with various other ingredients. The classic chicken soup consists of a clear broth, often with pieces of chicken or vegetables; common additions are pasta, dumplings, or grains such as rice and barley. Chicken soup has also acquired the reputation of a folk remedy for colds and flus, and in many countries is considered a comfort food.
Where is the event?
Nationwide USA
Baha’u’llah Day
November 12, 2015 in the World
The Birth of Bahá’u’lláh is one of nine holy days in the Bahá’í calendar that is celebrated by Bahá’ís and during which work is suspended. The holy day celebrates the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the founder of the Bahá’í Faith.
Bahá’u’lláh was born on 12 November 1817 in Tehran, Iran, and this holy day was instituted in the Kitáb-i-Aqdas, his book of laws, where Bahá’u’lláh first refers to four great festivals: the Festival of Ridván, the Declaration of the Báb, the birth of the Báb—who is considered to be a Manifestation of God, and who foretold the coming of Bahá’u’lláh—and the birth of Bahá’u’lláh. In questions submitted to Bahá’u’lláh after writing the Kitáb-i-Aqdas, Bahá’u’lláh states that the two days commemorating the births of the Báb and Bahá’u’lláh are seen to be one in the “sight of God” and are referred to as the “Twin Birthdays”.
Bahá’u’lláh taught that humanity is one single race and that the age has come for its unification in a global society. He taught that “there is only one God, that all of the world’s religions are from God, and that now is the time for humanity to recognize its oneness and unite.” His claim to divine revelation resulted in persecution and imprisonment by the Persian and Ottoman authorities, and his eventual 24-year confinement in the prison city of `Akka, Palestine (present-day Israel), where he died. He wrote many religious works, most notably the Kitáb-i-Aqdas, the Kitáb-i-Íqán and Hidden Words.
Where is Baha’u’llah Day?
Worldwide
Historical Events on 12th November:
764 – Tibetan troops occupy Chang’an, the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty, for fifteen days
1682 – Swedish king Karel XI establishes absolute monarchy
1775 – General Washington forbids recruiting officers enlisting blacks
1823 – Great North Holland Canal (Amsterdam) opens
1847 – Sir James Young Simpson, a British physician, is the first to use chloroform as an anaesthetic.
1859 – Jules Leotard performs 1st Flying Trapeze circus act (Paris) He also designed garment that bears his name
1893 – The treaty of the Durand Line is signed between present day Pakistan and Afghanistan – the Durand Line has gained international recognition as an international border between the two sister nations
1905 – (November 12 & November 13) Norway holds a referendum in favor of monarchy over republic
1912 – Robert Scott’s diary & body found in Antarctica
1918 – Emperor Karl of Austria-Hungary abdicates, Austria becomes a republic
1926 – The first recorded aerial bombing on US soil took place in Williamson County, Illinois, during a feud between rival liquor gangs, the Sheltons and the Birgers
1927 – 1st underwater tunnel, Holland Tunnel connecting NY to NJ opens
1927 – Trotsky expelled from Soviet CP; Stalin becomes undisputed dictator
1933 – First known photo of so-called Loch Ness monster is taken
1935 – Egas Moniz performs the first modern brain surgery on the frontal lobes to treat mental disorders, at Santa Marta Hospital in Lisbon, Portugal
1948 – Japanese premier Hideki Tojo sentenced to death by war crimes tribunal
1956 – Largest observed iceberg, 208 by 60 miles, 1st sighted
1970 – Scientists perform 1st artificial synthesis of a live cell
1970 – Cyclone Bhola makes landfall, deadliest tropical cyclone recorded kills up to 500,000 in East Pakistan (modern Bangladesh)
1974 – A salmon is discovered in the River Thames, England, for the first time since 1833
1989 – Brazil holds 1st free presidential election in 29 years
2003 – With 501 km/h (311 mph) Shanghai Transrapid sets up a new world record for commercial railway systems

 

Home Independence

​Your ​Guide For Work At Home Opportunities

Drunk and in Development

Fundraising and 101 warm white wines

Top 10 Food and Drinks From Around The World

Recipes, Meals, Restaurants and Amazing Kitchen Gadgets and Kitchenware

Sesame Limited

Company Website

Divided We Fall

Bipartisan dialogue for the politically engaged

How to do yoga

all about Yoga

Banter Republic

It's just banter

GM_Creations

Tutorials on Quilling Art,Paper Sculpture and many more things.

Boni's Art, Music and Musings ...

My Art, my Music, My thoughts and my Work.

Journey2Motivate

Journey2Motivate

My Spirals

• Hugs and Infinities

PATRICK STORIES

Make PEACE ✌ Show LOVE❤

Cheche Winnie

Sustainable Living & Wildlife Conservation in Kenya Blog

Vigilant Knight

Exploring the history!

The Art of Blogging

For bloggers who aspire to inspire

Vibe a Little

Learning to Live

Shreya Vikram

Blurring the lines between poetry and prose

CrapPile

A blog about pretty much anything

SindrElf

The Geeky Blogger

The Plein Air Experience

No Camera Needed

Elan Mudrow

Smidgens

Little Fears

Tales of humour, whimsy and courgettes

Neha's Blog

collecting moments that stump

Just One Liner

One liner Quotes📖

JGC Blog - Culture is not one thing. It's Everything.

Self-Improvement • Travels • Fictional Writing • Blogger Tips • Personal Growth • Geek Culture • Overview

MOVIE-WARDEN

T.V/Movie News & Reviews

Shangri La Massage Spa

ShangriLa Spa brings to you a full-body deep tissue holistic treatment, our Tibetan Massages with its roots In India is today a highly developed science.

LIF:E - Love Is For Everyone

Pondering the present, while forgetting about the future and realising the past.

blackwings666

Horror, Science Fiction, Comic Books and More

Mistakes & Adventures

What I've always wanted

Sweetmoran Adventures

Adventure-Safaris

InkBlots and IceBergs

musings on life | bits of psychology | attempts at poetry

The Nerdy Lion

Lions can wear glasses too

Just something I was thinking about . . .

Not trying to persuade you to think my way, but to make you think period.

MovieBabble

The Casual Way to Discuss Movies

WitchyMooCow

WitchyMooCow