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20 Things You Should Know about Me
20 Things You Should Know about Me | Dionne Jude
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Fridameetslucy
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Rissreads You sound like a very interesting person! 😊 2mo
kgriffith Would love to know more about 16 🤓 2mo
Fridameetslucy @kgriffith I taught undergrad courses on cultural patrimony and memory (cultural property/cultural memory ), fairytales as cultural discourse and the design history of childhood. Plus a zillion years ago I taught the first design history of tattoo course in NYC (a weird claim to fame) you can see my work on Instagram under same name as in Litsy. (edited) 2mo
kgriffith @Fridameetslucy I would register for all of those classes! 2mo
Fridameetslucy @kgriffith ME TOO!! But then I always realized that I had to teach them :) I‘ve been updating and writing up my lectures from my “fairytales as cultural discourse” lectures to turn them into a blog or a book. Would love to hear your thoughts on a few chapters (edited) 2mo
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Jeg
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@MrsMalaprop @Rissreads Took me ages to master but I‘ve done it after a fashion! Now you will need to explain hash tags to me and why I would use them!

Jeg I see number 1 not there it‘s I‘m a Rod Stewart fan! 3mo
MrsMalaprop 👏👏👏💕💕💕🤗🤗🤗 3mo
vumblereads I love swimming too though right now I‘m not as fit as I want to be. Anxiety also bothers me. 3mo
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vumblereads Hashtags are great for letting your post be known when someone searches for a specific topic. 😃 not sure if I explained that well 3mo
Rissreads Well done @Jeg ! You did it! I loved reading more about you 💜 It‘s nice to know another Rod Stewart fan. (edited) 3mo
CarolynM Great list! It's nice to get to know a bit more about our Litsy friends. I'm with you on Rod Stewart's music in the '70's, not so sure about his later output. (edited) 3mo
Suet624 I loved reading your list. I tried making a list and could only think of 6 things! I‘ll have to try again. 😁 you and I share many traits. 💕 3mo
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tracey38
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This took me a lot longer than I care to admit! #20thingsaboutme #LitsyLove
@Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Ke633 Omg.. more than half of these are totally me too👏🏻 3mo
tracey38 @Ke633 yay, a list-sister! 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 😘😘😘 3mo
UwannaPublishme Paper lists! 😁🙌🏻 3mo
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mellissimo
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Tanisha_A So interesting! And Toothless. 🥰 I'd love to see a picture when you are done crocheting it entirely, and if you wish to share! 😍 3mo
Amiable Your English is wonderful! I‘m envious that you can speak and write in multiple languages. 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I agree with @Amiable ❤️❤️ 3mo
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Crazeedi You're not late! I haven't done one yet 3mo
NoConcernsForCarol I‘m with you on not liking fish I‘m scared of every animal that lives in water I love the beach the few times I‘ve been to it but am afraid of everything in the water I‘m glad I‘m not alone in this fear 3mo
mellissimo @Tanisha_A Of course! If I will ever finish it 😅 The most difficult thing I crocheted before was a scarf ;) 3mo
mellissimo @NoConcernsForCarol Good to know I'm not alone. I actually only developed it over time. I had an aquarium as a teenager and the longer I watched the fish and had to clean it and get rid of the dead ones the more disgusted I got by them 😅 3mo
mabell Fashion designer! What a cool job! 3mo
Reggie Don‘t worry about 20. Lol I can‘t tell you how many times I‘ve used the wrong words for something. Meh, we‘re all human. 3mo
UwannaPublishme Loud noises make me crazy too, especially those garden blowers. As for #20, no need to feel anxious. We‘re all fallible friends. 😊💕 3mo
Erofan Wow! 👍👍👍 2mo
Rissreads This was great! And yes don‘t worry about #20, littens are not judgemental at all, only amazingly supportive! 😊 2mo
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MrsMalaprop
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#20thingsaboutme
@Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

@Rissreads I‘m cheating a bit here. I knew I‘d done this challenge before. So I scrolled back through my posts & found it from about 2 years ago 😁.

Rissreads I‘ve learnt a few new things about you x 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I cheated too!! Someone from #LitsyLove asked me to do it so I used my first one! Not much had changed 😉 3mo
Jerdencon I‘m a school psychologist too but in the US! 3mo
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MrsMalaprop Oh yay 🙌 @Jerdencon Maybe we need a #schoolpsychsoflitsy hashtag 😉😅. 3mo
Jerdencon @MrsMalaprop love it! 😁 3mo
Jeg Great . Now how do I do it ! 3mo
UwannaPublishme I love the theatre too! 🎭🙌🏻 3mo
Suet624 Great list!!! 3mo
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Carla
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Carla
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IndoorDame
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 💗😘💗 3mo
Jee_HookedOnBookz I love reading your list and getting to know you better :) thank you for sharing! 3mo
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Rissreads
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 💛💛💛 3mo
Jeg @Rissreads don‘t know how to do it but these are the ones of yours I relate to , 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 14, 16, 19. 😊😊😊😊 3mo
Rissreads @jeg That‘s ok! I think it was @mrsmalaprop who told me about the app PicCollage. I then just played around with it! I got there eventually!!! (edited) 3mo
MrsMalaprop Oh that‘s right, you two are my Rod Stewart fan friends 😂👍 @Rissreads @Jeg 3mo
Fridameetslucy I worry too. A lot some times 2mo
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TheReadingMermaid
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Here it is guys!!! I can't wait to read all of yours 😃

#20ThingsAboutMe #LitsyLove
@Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @TheBookHippie

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks And you love mermaids 🧜‍♀️😘💗 3mo
TheReadingMermaid @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks No, no... I AM a mermaid girl! 💖🧜💖 3mo
Rissreads You are such an interesting person! 💜 3mo
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TheReadingMermaid @Rissreads awe, thanks sweetie 🤗😘🤗😘 3mo
Naj Mermaid Queen 👑 🙌🏾 3mo
TheReadingMermaid @Naj awe thank you 🤗😘🤗😘 3mo
Carla How do you become ordained? Being a run of the mill Scottish-Episcopalian who is fascinated by comparative religion studies, I hope you don‘t mind my asking. (I‘m of course open to why-do-Christians-do-that and is-that-awful-thing-they‘re-claiming-really-Christian (answer‘s probably no) questions in return. 😎) 3mo
TheReadingMermaid @Carla email me sweetie: TamaraTheReadingMermaid@yahoo.com 3mo
Carla @TheReadingMermaid I surely will, and I appreciate it! Look for chufstedler@icloud.com 3mo
mysterygirl818 I love it 3mo
BethM What does #9 mean? We got married by a Wiccan and my mother in law was sooooooo pissed at me 😂 3mo
TheReadingMermaid @BethM sorry that kind of got cut off a little bit. I'm studying for my second degree ordination. There are three degrees total that I can be ordained in. I am currently a first-degree and studying for my second. 3mo
BethM Cool good for you! That sounds totally awesome! 3mo
TheReadingMermaid @BethM I will have to have you email me the story of how you got married by a Wiccan Priestess. That sounds very interesting 🤔 3mo
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CindyMyLifeIsLit
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I know this is late, but this is the first chance I‘ve had! #20thingsaboutme

AmyG I‘m 35 in August! 👊🏻 5mo
Lcsmcat We‘ve been married 6 days longer than y‘all. (It must have been a good year to get married!) (edited) 5mo
CindyMyLifeIsLit @Lcsmcat So your anniversary is the 7th? I guess it was a good year, although we were two idiots who just got lucky! I was 21 and he was 22, we‘d been dating less than a year, and we were both college dropouts, barely making enough to live on! 🤪 We turned out okay, though. 5mo
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rohit-sawant Awesome answers! 🙌🏽 5mo
Reggie This is great!!! 5mo
Lcsmcat @CindyMyLifeIsLit Yep. We were young and poor, but we knew what we wanted. We laugh now that “they said it wouldn‘t last.” (edited) 5mo
Bookzombie Thanks for sharing! #20 is me too. I love to sleep in or hibernate as my husband says. 5mo
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Coffeedaily
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Thanks for tagging me in the #20things since I‘m new to the game. So far enjoying seeing what other people read and comments.

Texreader I read slowly too... 5mo
TheLibrarian Thanks for doing this!! ❤️ 5mo
Coffeedaily Now I realize how horrible my handwriting is to read!! Sorry!! 5mo
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Sassenach1
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Suet624 I‘m a cancer too! 5mo
Littlestbookshelf My favorite book is outlander and my dream vacation is Scotland as well! I have a 2 year old! 😍 5mo
Sassenach1 @Littlestbookshelf great minds... lol 5mo
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick Hey, I can touch my tongue to my nose, too! 😁 Thanks for playing! 5mo
rretzler Just saw this and felt compelled to comment - I‘m an only child too! 4w
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Stephaniereads1
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Here are #20thingsaboutme. Thanks to @Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick for the tag. I challenge @elyseh and @TheEmpress to join us!

TheEmpress 20 random things?? 5mo
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick I am always amazed at those of you with the attention span to read 1-2 books a day. I have had three cats in my life and they were all gray, too. Trouble, Buttons, & Jupiter. Thanks for playing! 5mo
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Stephaniereads1 I truly depends on my attention span. Because I can be all over the place. I want to your greybies. Lol mine are on my page. Thanks for inviting it was fun! 5mo
VeganCleopatra So is number 15 like a Twins movie thing? 😆 5mo
Stephaniereads1 Yes. People have mentioned it. Lol. She also curly hair and mine is pin straight. 5mo
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Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick
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Here are #20thingsaboutme Thanks for the tag @SmartSassery & to @LibrarianRyan for reinvigorating the tag. It's been fun learning more my fellow Littens. I tried to pick things that wouldn't pop up in regular book chats.
Tagging some of my new Litsy friends @olivia.ferz @Stephaniereads1 @Sassenach1

Stephaniereads1 20 let me get to work! 5mo
LibrarianRyan 😁👍🏻🤓 5mo
SmartSassery 😂 😂 I'm right there with you on my eye pencil and lip tint! 😍 This is an awesome list! 5mo
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick @SmartSassery Thanks! Glad to know I'm not alone. 5mo
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BookNAround
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#20thingsaboutme Thanks to @Erofan for tagging me. Sorry the text is so small but I‘m long winded (bonus thing about me—you‘re welcome). @LibrarianRyan

Crazeedi So interesting! Thanks for sharing a peek at your life 5mo
Lcsmcat No. 11 - I conditioned myself to only swear in French when my kids were small so if they repeated what I said no one would be shocked. (But I haven‘t forgotten all of the rest of my French. I can still read in it.) 5mo
LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
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CouronneDhiver How‘d you manage to break your sternum? 😳 5mo
Erofan Very interesting! Great list! 👍 5mo
Tanisha_A 💗 5mo
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ReadingDownUnder
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Thanks @LibrarianRyan for helping this tech dunce. Made myself do this in order to learn something new.
@MrBook @TheReadingMermaid @BookishMarginalia

LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks #6 #7 Lol!!! 🤣🤣 5mo
Purrfectpages A bookkeeper at a winery? How interesting! 5mo
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TheReadingMermaid #8 & #9 🤘🏻😆🤘🏻 5mo
MrBook 😁👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 5mo
ReadingDownUnder @Purrfectpages The employee discount is wasted on me! 5mo
Freespirit I just read how you love winter..hate summer..you must be hating it here at the moment..hope your staying cool! 5mo
ReadingDownUnder @Freespirit Luckily I live in Denmark WA and it‘s freezing here!!! It‘s so the town for me. Where are you? 5mo
Freespirit I am on the NSW mid north coast. It‘s hot dry and windy but could be worse! I have never heard of Denmark.. 5mo
ReadingDownUnder @Freespirit 5 hours south of Perth. Near Albany, if you‘ve heard of that. Try to stay cool! I‘m from the US and mom is in -6 Fahrenheit these days. I think I‘ll stay put for a while! 5mo
Freespirit Wow it so hard to imagine that sort of cold @ReadingDownUnder 5mo
LuckyDuck So, a special birthday this year! We must celebrate it! 4mo
ReadingDownUnder @LuckyDuck If by “special” you mean old... 😛 4mo
LuckyDuck I think you mean you may now be regarded as a “classic” 😜 4mo
ReadingDownUnder @LuckyDuck That‘s not helping!! 😛 4mo
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ralexist
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#20thingsaboutme #20factsaboutme @LibrarianRyan

This was harder to come up with than I thought it would be. Fun though!

StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego My phone is always on silent too. My BF never lists me as an emergency contact cuz I don't answer. 5mo
LibrarianRyan ⭐️🤓👍 5mo
vivastory I lived in MN 2009-2013. I still miss it occasionally. 5mo
mdhughes72 7 me too! First beer at age 33. 4mo
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Bookzombie
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#20thingsaboutme #20factsaboutme This is always harder than I think it will be. @LibrarianRyan

readingjedi I'm with you on 5,6 & 16 ☺ 5mo
CouronneDhiver Aww, that nickname is adorable! (2) 🥰🥰🥰 5mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage 16 & 18 👊🏻 5mo
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JoScho Bay Bear is the cutest nickname ❤️ 5mo
LibrarianRyan ⭐️🤓👍 5mo
Karkar Congratulations on 15! It is a hard and long road to lose weight! 5mo
cathysaid #4 right here! 🙋‍♀️ Also, I rock the hell outta #16 🤬 (edited) 5mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks #15 congratulations 🎈🎊🎉 5mo
SW-T Congrats on 15! 5mo
LA_Mead #18!! I can relate to that one for sure! 5mo
Mdargusch Congrats on #15 but I think #3 is super sweet. 5mo
Reggie Omg!!! #17 Way to go!!!#15 And #3😍and sigh. Your list is awesome, Margie!! 5mo
AnansiGirl # 5 and 6 are very relatable 🌕🦉 wowza about # 17 😳 5mo
Bookzombie @readingjedi Yay! @CouronneDhiver Thank you! ☺️ @BarbaraTheBibliophage @LA_Mead I knew some Littens would relate! @JoScho Thank you! ☺️ @Karkar Thank you! It is and I‘m still working on it. 5mo
Bookzombie @cathysaid I noticed a few Littens have made the same choice. 🙂 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @SW-T Thank you! 5mo
Bookzombie @Mdargusch Thank you on both! ☺️ 5mo
Bookzombie @Reggie Thank you, Reggie! ☺️ 5mo
Bookzombie @AnansiGirl Thanks! #17 was so long ago and at the time was probably the scariest thing ever. 5mo
vivastory Congratulations on #15! 5mo
Tanisha_A I really like your no. 12. That would be utopian weather! 5mo
readordierachel 💕💕 5mo
Bookzombie @vivastory Thank you! 5mo
Bookzombie @Tanisha_A It would be! 💗 5mo
readinginthedark #17 😯 I hope everyone was alright! 5mo
Bookzombie @readinginthedark Yes, no one was harmed. 5mo
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Marina_h
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#20thingsaboutme

Number 21: I found it really difficult coming up with 20 things 😊

Mitch I‘m addicted to Australian Masterchef! 5mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego If you don't already follow dswt on Instagram (Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya). It's an elephant rehabilitation centre. We fostered one last Xmas (Enkesha) and then went to visit her last summer. Such an amazing experience! 🐘 5mo
sudi I love Masterchef too, my favorites are Australia and USA 5mo
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Marina_h @Mitch @sudi Australian Masterchef is my favourite as well! But we have to wait half a year or so before it's shown in Tv here, so I've only just started the 2018 series. 5mo
Marina_h @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego that sounds amazing! I already follow them and I love what they do to help elephants. I have a soft spot for Maarifa the baby rhino 😍 5mo
sudi @Marina_h same here, it's so weird, we get to view game of thrones within 12 hours of it's USA premiere but they can't show Masterchef that early 😒 5mo
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 🌺 5mo
hilded You‘ve never read Harry Potter?! Wow! 😂 I‘ve only read it once myself (when they came out), so I think I need to re-read soon! 5mo
Marina_h @hilded yeah I'm one of the few. I plan on reading them one day so I can get an idea of what everybody is raving about 😁 5mo
hilded Maybe 2019 is the year, most of them should fit well with your chonk plan this year I think 😊 5mo
Marina_h @hilded There's an idea 👍 I'll have to see if I can borrow them from the library 5mo
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Jerdencon
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I‘ve had so much fun reading these I decided to play along!
#20thingsaboutme @LibrarianRyan

RadicalReader @Jerdencon always fun these games are for me to play and read others responses 5mo
wanderinglynn I love Ireland 🇮🇪! It‘s at the top of my list of favorite places. So magical! 💚💚💚 Enjoy your trip! (edited) 5mo
bookishkris I read a lot of inappropriate things as a kid, too, but my mother was a reader. I‘m so thankful she never censored my reading. I asked her about it recently and she said it never even occurred to her! 5mo
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mreads Wow ditto on # 1,10,16&19 5mo
LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
TheBookHippie 16-17-18 and I have to do 16 allllll the time 😳🤦🏽‍♀️ 5mo
Avanders I‘ll have been married 16 years this year! And @cobwebmoth has also been married 16 years! Fun ☺️☺️ Re No. 11 - I‘m the opposite ... a very social introvert. 😁😁 To be fair, though, I‘m a little closer to the line on the extrovert/introvert spectrum... 5mo
GypsyKat Your number 7 made me laugh! (edited) 5mo
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swynn
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Oh, and I read a book now and then.

@TorieStorieS
#20ThingsAboutMe

TrishB Love a bit of MM 👍🏻 5mo
LauraBeth I seem to know a lot of folks who did #13 and #14 5mo
TorieStorieS Yay! Great list!! 😊😊😊 5mo
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Avanders No 14 🤭😔 No 16 lol! 5mo
swynn @TrishB I do try not to chant "I am the god of f**k" while running up behind someone. But you know sometimes I just get in the zone and ... ? 5mo
swynn @LauraBeth Yeah, it's much more common than I knew at the time. I think it's just the right time in a young person's life for questioning, and a percentage of us find ourselves in a religious school. 5mo
swynn @Avanders 😁 5mo
TrishB 😂😂😂 I would love to see that! 5mo
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angela_fi13
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LibrarianRyan ⭐️🤓👍 5mo
Avanders ♥️♥️ 5mo
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Blaire
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Thanks for the tag @Erofan @TorieStorieS here are #20thingsaboutme @LibrarianRyan hoping this is legible. I‘ve loved reading everyone‘s!

LeahBergen # 11, 16, and 20. Me, too! 😆 5mo
Erofan 👍👏 5mo
CoffeeNBooks #13 same! 😁 5mo
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Kaye Love WV. ALMOST HEAVEN. IT IS A BEAUTIFUL STATE. 5mo
TorieStorieS I totally want to go to Prince Edward Island for the same reason!!!! 😄😄😄 5mo
Blaire @TorieStorieS do it!! It was wonderful trip. PEI was beautiful and did not disappoint. 5mo
Blaire @kaye it is so pretty!! I‘ve come to love it. 5mo
Blaire @CoffeeNBooks yay short ladies! 5mo
Blaire @LeahBergen 🙌. Yay to ladies in black, sitting at a cafe, doing their crosswords. 😍😂🤣 5mo
CoffeeK8 I turn 40 this year too! 5mo
LibrarianJen I‘m a morning person too! I get up at 4:30...mostly because of work, but am usually up by 6 on the weekends. 5mo
TorieStorieS It‘s on my list- and while my husband is not a reader he did grow up watching Avonlea with his sisters, so he‘s actually on board!! 👏👏👏 5mo
LibrarianRyan ⭐️🤓👍 5mo
mdhughes72 18, 19, and 20. 5mo
GypsyKat I would absolutely love a trip to PEI because of Anne! 💚💚💚 5mo
Blaire @TorieStorieS @GypsyKat it is beautiful! You can bike much of the island and the sand is so red. We saw Anne the musical while there and of course visited the home etc...whole island was just so lovely. That trip was almost 17 years ago! 5mo
Blaire @LibrarianJen yes! The 5:15 is so I get a little alone time before kids get up and day really starts. But I tend to stick to that time on weekends as well. 7 is majorly sleeping in. 5mo
Blaire @mdhughes72 nice! 🙌 5mo
Blaire @CoffeeK8 70s babies! I‘m trying to read a book from each year for my own personal reading challenge. 5mo
GypsyKat @Blaire That sounds amazing! 5mo
TorieStorieS Anne the musical?! How have I not heard of this????? 5mo
Blaire @TorieStorieS I‘ll admit it, I cried at the end. PEI puts it on all summer. https://confederationcentre.com/whats-on/anne-of-green-gables/ 5mo
CoffeeK8 @Blaire yes! What a fun idea 5mo
BiblioLitten 13🙋🏻‍♀️😃 5mo
Blaire @BiblioLitten yes! Yay for other short peeps! 5mo
Cathythoughts Yes! I‘m another morning person & love my coffee too 5mo
Blaire @Cathythoughts yes!! 🌄 ☕️ 📚 best way to start the day. 5mo
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TorieStorieS
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Thanks, @Erofan for the tag!! This was fun- and hopefully not too hard to read! 😄😄😄 And thanks to @LibrarianRyan for the fun idea of #20ThingsAboutMe Come and join in!

LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
Erofan 👍 #5 - 👏 5mo
SamHeartCoffee Cool, what did your Mom write? 5mo
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TorieStorieS @SamHeartCoffee She has written many novels! My favorite is probably 5mo
SamHeartCoffee Nice! I can check that one out! Thanks. 😁😁👍🏻👍🏻 5mo
Purrfectpages Making your own tea is fun! 5mo
TorieStorieS @samheartcoffee Great!! Many of her books are now available through Kindle Unlimited! I hope you enjoy!! 🤞🤞🤞 5mo
TorieStorieS @Purrfectpages I‘m totally addicted to making my own blends!! My two go-to suppliers are David‘s Tea and Adagio 5mo
Purrfectpages @TorieStorieS yes! David‘s Tea is great! 5mo
TorieStorieS @Purrfectpages I know!! I discovered them relatively recently and just love it!! ☺️☺️☺️ 5mo
sprainedbrain I love your handwriting, too! Great list. 😃 5mo
Crazeedi Love your list 5mo
TorieStorieS @sprainedbrain Thanks!! ☺️☺️☺️🖌✒️🖋 5mo
TorieStorieS @Crazeedi Thanks!!! ☺️☺️☺️ 5mo
SkeletonKey Thanks for the tag 😊 5mo
TorieStorieS @SkeletonKey My pleasure! Just wanted to find some folks that didn‘t have their 20 facts posted yet! ☺️ 5mo
GloVerdino I wish I could figure out how to do this! 5mo
TorieStorieS @GloVerdino Just write or type up 20 facts about yourself that you are willing to share! Then post the pic as a blurb - you can use the book that I tagged! ☺️ 5mo
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CaroPi
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justanothermusing I'm glad to know someone else loved that movie as a kid. Its where I learned what incest was and felt the need to educate everyone else. I'm pretty sure there was a parent teacher as a result. 5mo
LibrarianRyan #9. Love it. 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
CaroPi @justanothermusing Well my parents are very liberal so I didn't understood why the other kids couldn't know about this great movie. I wanted to talk about the twist... My mom and I talked about it recently. It seems that was not a good parents teacher meeting (edited) 5mo
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CaroPi @TheBookHippie and can you believe that I still didn't read the book? That movie is so important to me that I don't want to get disappointed (with the movie) after reading the book. 5mo
TheBookHippie @CaroPi I have that with books and movies!! I read the book because the nuns told us not to!!! Our teen minds would rot 😳🤷🏽‍♀️📖I watched the movie because it intrigued me -I was in college 🤣🤣🤣-thoroughly enjoyed it! 5mo
GypsyKat I love Buffy! I‘ve watched it several times. ❤️ 5mo
Erofan Kevin Costner is really handsome! 5mo
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Skeebies05
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I wanted to join in as well!!
( # 20 wasnt shameful to me until this week when I mentioned it to my co - workers and they laughed hysterically)

#20thingsaboutme

StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego "There was a rich man from Nottingham, who tried to cross a river. What a dope, he tripped on a rope. Now look at him shiver." 5mo
Eggs ❤️Rafa 5mo
Libby1 I didn‘t know who Jon Gruden was but after Googling him it‘s not shameful! Don‘t worry about what they think! 5mo
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Skeebies05 @Libby1 They were shocked 🙈 5mo
Skeebies05 @Eggs ❤️ 🎾 5mo
Eggbeater I thought I was the only person who didn't like Christmas movies! 5mo
Sweetkokoro I absolutely love that Robin Hood movie!! It‘s one I could watch over and over and never get tired of. 5mo
Skeebies05 @Sweetkokoro I think its just so damn romantic- i‘m a sucker 5mo
Erofan 👍 5mo
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#20thingsaboutme
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Omigod! I‘m such a techno dinosaur...it took me forever to get the second half...oopsy, sorry folks!

squirrelbrain Well done for being so brave and don‘t be embarrassed.... Many of us share many of your ‘20 things‘ and we‘re all here for each other. ❤️ 5mo
Crazeedi I did the same thing , I'm so tech challenged I still cant figure out how to get all mine on one blurb, but I'm working on it 5mo
gradcat @squirrelbrain Thank you so much. You are so nice...always helping me out...I want you to know how much I appreciate you! ❤️ 5mo
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Crazeedi You are so brave and forthright! And we are of the same generation so I get it! 5mo
gradcat @Crazeedi You simply must finish, because yours was the first one I read...you‘re keeping me in suspense!! 😂 5mo
gradcat @Crazeedi And thank you very much, by the way! You‘re wonderful! 5mo
gradcat @Crazeedi I see your text re smoking on my page, but not on this post. I did do it cold turkey. At first I tried e-cigarettes, but they made me cough so much, that I stopped that after two or three days. At the time, e-cigs were all the rage—I guess now some folks think they are as bad as regular cigarettes, so who knows anymore? But good luck & and if you do it, I‘ll be a cheerleader 📣 for you! ❤️ 5mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego That's for sharing!! Nothing to be embarrassed about. 💖 5mo
Trashcanman Hugs thanks for sharing and don't be embarrassed! I understand being agoraphobic and where in Los Angeles did you live? That's where I'm from. What's your favorite cocktail? What's your real name? How tall are you with shoes on? Are you right or left handed? 5mo
sixgun @gradcat what do you think of Britbox... I really want it but I need to justify it. Vera, Doc Martin, Upstairs Downstairs, Are you being served?, Keeping up appearances, Etc... I need these in my life. But does Britbox do classics? 5mo
LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
rohit-sawant I likewise keep to myself but feel comfy sharing on Litsy! It's such a wonderful, safe space. No reason to be embarrassed! 💜 5mo
Crazeedi @gradcat if you look on my page I have 3 posts with my 20 things 5mo
Reggie You did great!! 5mo
gradcat @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego @rohit-sawant @Reggie Thank you all so very much, and @LibrarianRyan thanks for starting this ( at least, I think it was you 😂)! ❤️😍🥰 5mo
gradcat @sixgun Okay...just checking for you...Britbox has Vera, Doctor Who (but not Doc Martin), Upstairs, Downstairs (the original), Are You Being Served? & Keeping up Appearances. Doc Martin is on Acorn. Not sure exactly what you mean by classics, but they definitely have some old Agatha Christie mysteries. Anything else? I can easily check for you, so just let me know. 😊👌🏻 5mo
gradcat @Trashcanman Okay, here goes: First, Hollywood, then West Hollywood, and finally Silver Lake. I absolutely love martinis 🍸 with vodka & olives. My name is Minette Watkins, and depending on the heel size, I usually top 6 feet. Lastly, right-handed...does this tell you anything interesting? 😂👍😍 5mo
Trashcanman @gradcat this all goes in my files that I have on various Littens. Thank you 5mo
gradcat @Trashcanman Okay, how much blackmail money do you want? 💸😂 5mo
Trashcanman @gradcat Lmao 🤣🤣🤣 and congrats on quitting smoking. I smoked from 17-24 and still want a cigarette after dinner sometimes 5mo
Itchyfeetreader Thanks for sharing - I find I am more open on Litsy than elsewhere - people are super friendly and kind. 5mo
gradcat @Trashcanman For me, giving up cigarettes is, without a doubt, the hardest thing I‘ve ever done...and the worst thing about it? I‘m still quitting, because not a single day goes by that I don‘t want one. Truly, I don‘t know how I did it! 🤷🏽‍♀️🚭😂 5mo
Trashcanman @gradcat you know how you did it? You did it because you are a bad ass. Simple as that 5mo
gradcat @Itchyfeetreader Isn‘t it the truth? There‘s some unwritten code of deferring to others‘ wishes, and/or an instinctive golden rule....👍❤️ 5mo
gradcat @Trashcanman Thanks! You are the nicest person!! 😊❤️👍 Keep it up!! 😂🤣 5mo
sixgun @gradcat... Oh my goodness, oh my goodness. I think I may go that way over Netflix. But I think the only way to watch Good Omens is on Amazon. So much Tennant, so little time. 5mo
Freespirit You sound awesome @gradcat 5mo
gradcat @Freespirit Wow! Thank you SO much for saying that...you cannot possibly know how much that means to me...thank you, thank you, just—thank you! 🙏🥰 5mo
gradcat @sixgun If you have Amazon Prime on Roku, is it offering you the option to get Britbox through them? Oh, and by the way, Netflix is about to increase their subscription price, the bastards!! 😱 5mo
sixgun I saw that about Netflix. I get an email daily asking me to come back. Ummmm.... No. I have 2 fire sticks, I am looking for the box that has the remotes. Mother of God! I've seen commercials for Britbox on cable. Why do I have cable? I don't know, honestly. The dh said we needed cable. So, we have cable. 5mo
gradcat @sixgun I‘ve seen those ads with Alan Davies...he was in one of my favorite shows from the ‘90s called “Jonathan Creek.” Did you ever watch that show? It‘s sooo good! Anyway, they seem to be pushing the ads for subscriptions at the moment. Personally, I love it 🥰! 5mo
sixgun He looked familiar, but I've not seen the show. I'm going to have to go find it. 5mo
gradcat @sixgun If you google him, you‘ll find he‘s been in loads of shows. At the moment, he runs a panel show called “As Yet Untitled”...it‘s hilarious! 😂🤣😆 5mo
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The rest of the #20things about me to follow ⬆️

Crazeedi Congrats on kicking the habit, I am desperate and determined to do the same, any tips? I think cold turkey 5mo
robinb Timothy Olyphant...what‘s not to love??!! ❤️❤️❤️😍😍🔥🔥 5mo
LibrarianRyan 👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
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sixgun We need to compare #4... Scared just prove a love of life! 5mo
MaGoose I can sympathize with #13. I am overweight and have a hard time losing it. 5mo
gradcat @robinb My mom and I affectionately (very) call him the elephant...Okay, so obvious, but it‘s become shorthand for sooo sexy!! 😂😍🤣 5mo
gradcat @MaGoose If you‘ve got any great ideas or recipes, let me know. I utterly hate it, but I‘m not sure I want to quit eating the things I love! 😢🍰🍷 5mo
gradcat @sixgun Exactly!! I have them everywhere, plus loads of healed-over broken bones 🦴 😂😱 5mo
robinb @gradcat I love it! 🤣🤣 He‘s just so yummy (and of course a talented actor as well)!!! 😊🤷🏻‍♀️ 5mo
Purrfectpages Congrats on kicking the habit! 5mo
gradcat @Purrfectpages Thanks for saying that!! 😊❤️ 5mo
sixgun @gradcat yup... Me too. But my husband who served in the Corps for years and years has never broken a bone, and has exactly one scar, where a round ricocheted into his face. I broke an ankle getting on the school bus once. 5mo
gradcat 😂 Sorry to laugh, but you sound like you‘re as clumsy as I am...I once fell going down those few steps (about 3?) outside the front door 🚪 🤕 😂, and broke two bones 🦴 in my wrist!! (edited) 5mo
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Joining in the fun! I have lots of new followers, so here‘s #20thingsaboutme @LibrarianRyan

Jee_HookedOnBookz I love your no 10! So romantic! ❤️❤️ And 11 I totally get it😊 5mo
monalyisha I love everything about this. 💖 5mo
LibrarianRyan Balloon Squeeks!b!😄😄😄👍🏻😁🤓 5mo
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darklydreaming Awesome list!! 👍 5mo
CaroPi You are the only other person in the world that is over 30 and have baby teeth! But I only have one. I 5mo
Itchyfeetreader Number 13 I agree 💯 5mo
jenniferajanes Hello, fellow INFJ! 5mo
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LibrarianRyan ⭐️👍🤓💗 5mo
Maewyn You are awesome.💛 5mo
Suet624 💕💕👍🏼👍🏼 5mo
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gradcat Super Mario mascot—I love it 😍! But I‘m so sorry that you‘re allergic to cats 🐈, but fish are nice, too 🐠 ❤️! 5mo
AlobelThee @Maewyn Thanks! 🤓💛 5mo
AlobelThee @gradcat I do love cats, to take my meds while visiting friends. 😹 We'd like to eventually get a dog, once seeing how the house move goes for pet opportunities. 5mo
gradcat I hope your move goes well, and for selfish reasons (because I love, love, love all of the Litsy pets pix!), I hope you are able to get a dog!! 🐕 🏡 👍 5mo
LeahBergen Awesome! 5mo
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Kaye #13. I have notice LOTS of Litsy people with this answer. May I just say that I think it‘s great for those that choose not to have kids. I like that there‘s more freedom, I guess you‘d call it, for females to decide that they‘d rather not have kids, and rather have a career. In my younger years, you could make that choice, but I personally don‘t know very many who did. It was a struggle to choose how to do both, or which to choose. 5mo
TheLibrarian @kaye Agree! Years ago it was expected of females to have children which I don‘t think is fair. Thankfully my husband is 100% on board with not having children. I also don‘t know how I‘d handle pregnancy with my mental health issues and between mine and my husband‘s family history, our kid would most likely have a lot of problems. 5mo
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Kaye I just remember struggling with the choice. We were expected to have families, so most did. I also had a career that I loved more than life itself. When we had kids, it became too hard to juggle both, as your husband was the “ main breadwinner” of the family, even though our wages at that time were about the same. I was expected to sacrifice my career to be the parent. I‘m not saying I‘m sorry I had kids. I just wish I could have the choice you do 5mo
wanderinglynn 💜💜💜 Love my Subaru! I named her Slyvie. 😉 5mo
TheLibrarian @wanderinglynn Cute name! When my old one got totaled, my husband made fun of me for only test driving Subaru‘s. 5mo
Krisjericho So interesting that you are a librarian at a seminary. I am also non-religious, and religion fascinates me. 5mo
nudibranch Yessss subarus!! 🤘 5mo
shadowspeak17 #9 You should visit Hutto, TX. Hippos are the city‘s mascot, and they are more than a little proud of it. 😂 There are hippo statues all over the place. 🦛🧡 5mo
TheLibrarian @shadowspeak17 OMG that has to be one of the best places in the U.S. and is going on my travel list! 5mo
Jee_HookedOnBookz No 16!!!😱😱That's just way too awesome!! Show us a pic pleeeeease??? ☺️☺️If you don't mind, that is :) 5mo
TheLibrarian @Jee_HookedOnBookz I‘ll try and post one tonight. It‘s really small and disorganized. 5mo
GypsyKat I also used to be addicted to WoW! I took a four year break from it and now I just play casually. ❤️ 5mo
Jee_HookedOnBookz @TheLibrarian oh! Don't bother if it's too much work :) I just love seeing other book lovers' libraries! Plus I don't have one, and would love to have one, one day. Meanwhile, I live vicariously through other ppl's home libraries :) 5mo
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