The Blue Sky Tag

Coffee in Style was kind enough to nominate me for The Blue Sky Tag! What a cool and thoughtful thing to do! Thank you Coffee in Style 🙂

The Blue Sky Tag is where the participating blogger does the following in a blog post:

  1. Thank the person who tagged you
  2. Answer their 11 questions
  3. Tag 11 people
  4. Give them 11 questions to answer

Coffee in Style’s Questions:

  • What inspired you to blog?
    The urge to write for others! I didn’t begin writing in earnest until four years ago, and now the words are aching to come out.
  • How do you get ideas for blogging?
    My life, and the beauty in the world.
  • How do you define poetry?
    Writing so others may feel what I feel.
  • Do you consider poetry as a form of art?
    Yes. Poetry is my interpretation of what the heart and mind feel.
  • How often do you read posts in Reader on Word Press?
    Every day. I begin with followed sites, then tags such as Life, Poetry, and Love, and finish with Discover.
  • Do you agree that writing is a form of healing?
    For some. For me, it’s a way to share my perception of the world.
  • Does writing promote mental relaxation for you?
    Yes, though I write not purely for relaxation, but to express myself.
  • Have you tried writing for kids?
    A few poems.
  • Who is your favorite author?
    Charles Dickens
  • Who is your favorite poet?
    Robert Frost
  • Any favorite poems?
    The Road Not Taken, by Robert Frost, because I took the road less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

My Nominations

Questions for Nominees

  1. Who, above all others, inspires you in your writing?
  2. Which of your posts is your favorite? Provide a link if you’d like.
  3. Is your work published?
  4. Some academics say rhyming poetry is passé; do you agree?
  5. Have you taken a creative writing course?
  6. How long have you been writing?
  7. When stumped for a word or a phrase, what do you do?
  8. Do you listen to music when you write? If so, what genre?
  9. If asked to describe yourself in one sentence, what would you say?
  10. Have you read your work before an audience?
  11. Is the universe an accident, a random occurrence, or was it purposely created?

Have fun with this!  🙂

9 thoughts on “The Blue Sky Tag

  1. You are so SWEET! And here, I’m the person with Diabetes (pre sweetened). I will fill this out, but not pass it on. Mostly because these remind me of chain letters. Which I do not like. Partly because, well….11 people and 11 questions? YIKES!!!! I tried to do one of these once for 6 and about stressed out! I’m not good with these things.

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      1. Thank you! I almost didn’t do the Blue Sky tag; it reminds me too much of those things on FB where you have to respond to 20 questions about yourself. This was a little different since it was targeted at writing. It ain’t easy coming up with 11 questions to ask either!

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