Welcome to Friday Funnies! Because everyone needs a good laugh on Friday.
|The longer you stare the funnier it is.|
Happy Friday, Everyone! :D
|Citadels of Fire with Silver Quill sticker, plus the award itself.|
|From left to right, Eric Bishop (Gold Quill for adult lit), Johnny Worthen |
(Gold Quill for YA lit), me (Silver Quill for adult lit), and Lehua Parker
(Gold Quill for Children's Lit). How cool are we?
|Johnny giving his uproarious and inspiring keynote address.|
|Sweet Author Elsie Parks and Yours Truly|
|More winners! Eric Bishop, Johnny Worthen, me, Lehua Parker, and |
Christine Haggarty, who also taught an awesome class on writing fight scenes.
"Sharing tales of those we've lost is how we keep from really losing them."--Mitch Albom, For One More Day
"Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going."--Tennessee Williams
"Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart."--Washington Irving
"I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though so are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now."--Sophia Loren
"Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it."--George Santayana
"Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting."--Bernard Meltzer