NoJoMo 2023

by Pretend Mulling

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November 29, 2023

NoJoMo Catch- and Wrap-Up

Let’s talk about sports? Do you play any? What’s your favorite sport to play? To watch? I am not super into sports, except hockey, figure skating, horse racing (particularly the American Triple C...

November 20, 2023

NoJoMo 23:20

What are three things you do well? Writing. At least, I think I do it well. I want to be a paid writer, but I have no clue how you even get started as a freelancer, or how/if you can get hired ...

November 19, 2023

NoJoMo 23:19

Self-care Sunday. What’s your favorite form of self-care? Probably the stuff that’s less pleasant than eating an entire Trader Joe’s death row cake, to be honest. Remembering my vitamin D supplem...

November 18, 2023

NoJoMo 23:18

Almost everyone likes listening to music. What are some songs currently on your playlist? “Rock the Casbah” by The Clash “Legend of a Cowgirl” by Imani Coppola “Is That Good?” by Jack Haley and...

November 17, 2023

NoJoMo 23:16-17

There’s a lot I want to say about Israel and Palestine, but as maybe the only (kind-of, sort-of, according to Pew, anyway) Jew on Prosebox, I end up thinking about the response, and, well… Jon St...

November 15, 2023

NoJoMo 23:15

Three things you would do if you weren’t afraid. Queso… There is almost nothing I won’t do because I’m afraid. I think the only thing is “jumping out of a plane,” but that has a lot less to do wi...

November 14, 2023

NoJoMo 23:14

Try it Tuesday - What is something you’ve always wanted to try? At the moment, I’d like to have a book published. I’ve been working on one since January, when I took a class called Writing a Book...

November 13, 2023

NoJoMo 23: 12-13

I have lentil-potato soup on the stove, let’s do this! Let’s be nice to ourselves today. What’s your favorite things about yourself? I’m a good cook. Not everything I make is a winner, but I def...

November 11, 2023

NoJoMo: 10-11

What are five (5) core beliefs that you live your life by? In my experience, life sucks. But if you’re lucky enough to have a good friend and/or a family that cares, it doesn’t have to suck qui...

November 09, 2023

NoJoMo 23:9

Thirsty Thursday! What do you like to drink - alcoholic and nonalcoholic? I’m mostly into nonalcoholic drinks these days, because I’ve been having major hangxiety whenever I have something boozy....

November 08, 2023

NoJoMo 23:8

Something no one else knows is… Who came up with the bass line for “Under Pressure.” While John Deacon was Queen’s bassist, he claims that David Bowie came up with the riff, while Bowie, Brian Ma...

November 07, 2023

NoJoMo 23:7

What’s your biggest pet peeve about yourself? I’m incapable of forming habits, with the singular exception of putting on my seat belt every time I get in a car. Let me give you an example: For mo...

November 06, 2023

NoJoMo 23:6

What is something you’re weirdly good at without having had formal training or much practice? …You know, I don’t know. I’ve been writing online too long, and now officially have a degree in Engli...

November 05, 2023

NoJoMo 23:5

National Donut Day! Do you like donuts? What’s your favorite? I do like donuts! My favorite are vanilla cream, maple glazed, and blueberry. I’ve heard that the Middlebury Co-Op has excellent donu...

November 04, 2023

NoJoMo 23:4

If you could go back in time and visit one event in history, where would you go and why? Hm… I think I’d like to go back and see the 1912 Lawrence Textile Strike, aka the Bread and Roses strike, ...

November 03, 2023

NoJoMo 23:3

It’s Friday! What’s your plans for the weekend? Well, my birthday is tomorrow, so.... I’m gonna hit up Aldi in Rutland for some staples (I am desperately low on rice). Yeah, I’m 35; I don’t do an...

November 02, 2023

NoJoMo 23:2

What are your goals for this month? So this morning, I thought I wouldn’t have an answer to this question. I don’t “do” goals, much like I don’t do New Year’s resolutions, because I don’t think o...

November 01, 2023

NoJoMo 23:1

Introduce yourself! Include a photo if you’re up to it. ‘Sup, Prosebox? I’m Pretend Mulling. This is my makeup from last night. I put glitter gel on my cheeks and forehead, but for whatever reas...

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