12/26/13

55 Reasons to Believe

Taken by Pedro Yorcliffe at Sandbox Plaza II (BulletSim)



On the night before
The night before Christmas
I met some folks virtually
Friends I knew only from their creative work
They were awesome!

We may never meet
But 52 times a year
You give me 55 reasons a week
[More or less ;-)]
To believe
You are awesome too

Wishing you a creative 2014.

~Nara  Malone

The first draft of this was 69 words. But hey, even I can follow the rules once a year. Happy Holidays! This is my contribution to G-Man's Friday 55. Drop by after 8 pm ET Thursday nights or anytime Friday to see what others wrote or to join the fun yourself. Special thanks to +Avia Bonne (in snow up front) and +Joe Builder (on the horse) at OSGrid for making that beautiful photo shoot happen.

10 comments:

  1. I find it amazing that we are all connected in the virtual world ~ I think our printed words speak louder that we think ~

    Wishing you Happy Holidays Nara ~ Take care ~

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  2. One thing that bothers me about growing old is that
    for some reason, I get choked up at the drop of a hat.
    Today was one of those days. And YOU are partially to blame
    It's not a bad thing, it's just that I have come to REALLY REALLY appreciate You.
    You not only can write your ass off, but you always support other 55ers and give
    wonderful encouragement. Thanks Nara
    I Loved your 55
    Thanks for playing, thanks for your unselfish support
    Have a Kick Ass New Year!!!!!!

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    1. Aww thanks, G. Hugs. I really appreciate all your encouragement. You have a kick ass New Year too.

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  3. Loved this 55, Nara, and the reminder that we are all connected...whether sitting face-to-face or face-to-screen.

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  4. pretty cool the people we meet online...
    they can def begin to feel a bit like family...
    smiles.

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  5. digits make digital, and these ten that tap are pleased to have typed in your URL for my eyes to read. cheers, Nara ~ M

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  6. This made me smile. Happy New Year!

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  7. Enjoy your post about connectedness. There are so many different ways that people connect these days. Nice to connect with you through G-Man's 55 & other places as well.

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  8. Ditto Grace! It would be a much emptier world without the virtual part. All the best to you and yours in the New Year.

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  9. Nice, Nara!! You sliced the words down perfectly!!

    Happy creativity 2014 to you.

    xoox

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Thanks for sharing your thoughts.