Morrighan has chosen to nominate me for the Liebster Award!
I really appreciate these awards. It makes me feel a part of things here at WordPress.
The rules are: publicly thank the person that nominated you; then, tell 11 things about yourself. Then, answer the 11 questions asked of you, and, in turn, make 11 questions for your own 11 nominees. Link to those 11 nominees, and tell them about it at their blogs.
So, a huge THANK YOU goes to Morrighan, of The Enchanted Solitaire blog. Her blog posts deal with many interesting subjects, from injustice in prisons to religion to animals to Valentine’s Day.
Morrighan’s questions are:
1. Describe yourself in eleven words.
Newshound, birdwatcher, traveler, pro peace, pro animals, pro justice, pro science.
2. What’s your favourite way to relax?
Looking at what happens in a beautiful natural area.
3. What does the term ‘witch’ mean to you?
As Morrighan already said: “That’s a hard one, it can mean many things to many different people.” Novelist Roald Dahl claims witches are from Norway and want to kill all children. Quite some people hearing the word “witch” imagine a woman with the ability to turn a frog into a prince (or the other way around). A few centuries ago, many women and also quite some men were persecuted cruelly for imaginary accusations of “witchcraft”. Sometimes, this still happens. Very few of the self-described witches of today would recognize themselves in these depictions.
4. There is the last slice of cake at a tea party, do you take it?
Yes, if no one else wants it; and if I have not eaten enough cake already.
5. What’s your favourite hot beverage?
6. What is your witchy/pagan/occult speciality?
Like Morrighan: “I really don’t think I have a speciality.”
7. Name something that made you laugh so much you cried.
8. Favourite food?
9. Favourite perfume?
10. Favourite film?
11. If you could be anyone from history, who would you be and why?
President George W Bush of the USA. Then, unlike the real George W Bush, I would not start the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
11 things about me:
1. The blog posts with most followers on my blog are:
2. At the moment, 195 of my blog posts have followers.
3. Where did the visitors of Dear Kitty. Some blog come from this week? Thank you everyone, from wherever you are!
Top Views by Country for 7 days ending 2013-02-20 (Summarized)
|United Arab Emirates||9|
|Republic of Korea||5|
|United Republic of Tanzania||2|
4. This week, the most popular posts and pages on my blog were:
Top Posts for 7 days ending 2013-02-20 (Summarized)
5. From which sites did visitors come this week?
Referrers for 7 days ending 2013-02-20 (Summarized)
6. What search terms did visitors of my blog search this week?
Search Terms for 7 days ending 2013-02-20 (Summarized)
|who is the former tory minister accused of child abuse||20|
|worlds oldest cheese poland||19|
|charles darwin finches||8|
|censorship in qatar||7|
|who is the cabinet minister accused of child abuse||6|
|ex tory accused||6|
|prostitution in bahrain||6|
7. 884 people have subscribed so far to my blog. They are
8. It is cold, but sunny, today, and I will be out soon for some shopping.
9. In my blog, there are 301 posts in the category Humour.
10. There are 857 posts in the category Music.
11. And 871 posts in the category Visual arts.
And now, my eleven nominees; in no particular order.
1. Dutch Guyana
8. In Between The Speakers a music blog, including reviews, playlists and interviews
9. Yaakov’s Art
11. Doron Art
My eleven new questions for my nominees are:
1. Which is the first blog you ever read? Does it still exist?
2. Which type of computer did you use, the first time ever you used a computer?
3. Which computer program was that?
4. Which is your favourite computer game?
5. Which is your favourite computer program?
6. Which is your favourite photo subject?
7. Which city, province, state or country where you have never been to would you like to visit? Why?
8. Is there any city, province, state or country in which you would never want to live? If so, which one? Why?
9. What is/was your favourite subject at school?
10. What is your favourite painting?
11. What is your favourite sculpture?
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