It's S Day here at the Ballpark, and man, am I torn. So many S words. Soooo many. (I wonder if some A-Z blogger will write about septic tanks today.)
I fiddled with about seventeen topics for S, then I settled on three.
1. Streep. As in, Meryl.
Words can't describe how talented she is, and how much I admire her. Does anyone not think she's fabulous?
Some tidbits about this icon: her real name is Mary Louise. She graduated from Vassar and Yale. She's a distant relative of William Penn. She has made 23 films. In Sophie's Choice, she filmed the "choice" scene only once and refused to do it again, as she found it too painful and exhausting. When asked how she produces such brilliant accents, she replied, "I listen." She discourages plastic surgery. Go, Meryl, er, Mary Louise.
2. Sheep. As in, one day I found a sheep in the dryer. Life can be weird here at the Ballpark. CLICK HERE for Sheep in the Dryer and Other Oddities.
3. Sleep. As in, I might be taking the A-Z Challenge too seriously, but I'm literally losing sleep over it. When the day is done, I log onto the computer to check out more blogs. Before I know it, hours have passed, and my legs are numb. My head is crying, I love this! My body is crying, enough already! The sleep nodes in my brain are over stimulated due to the blue screen, and even once I'm tucked in, my mind is blog-hopping. It takes another hour to drift off. I'm looking forward to a good night's sleep when this
I have to close out now before I keep typing...so many words, so little time....
...Shakespeare, Scrabble, shag carpeting, Swiss cheese, surf boards, science class, Sylvester Stallone, sycamores, sacrifice, slugs, sunflowers, scarecrows, secrets, swing sets, sharecroppers, Shoeless Joe, sisterhood, Shrek, sleeping bags, soundtracks, stenographers, strawberries, skunks, sweatshops, SOMEBODY STOP me....