Wisdom can sneak up on you when you least expect it. If you're not paying attention and catch it out of the corner of your eye, you might think it's a spider and squish it flat...
Wednesday, July 13, 2005
Internet Quiz: Dorks Only Need Apply
You're A Prayer for Owen Meany!
by John Irving
Despite humble and perhaps literally small beginnings, you inspire faith in almost everyone you know. You are an agent of higher powers, and you manifest this fact in mysterious and loud ways. A sense of destiny pervades your every waking moment, and you prepare with great detail for destiny fulfilled. When you speak, IT SOUNDS LIKE THIS!
This has been on my Top 10 Favorite Books List for years. Of course, my Top 10 is ever-changing and shifting but this is one of the "keepers." I'm not sure, though, what it means that I "AM" this book. My sister pointed out that my kids probably do think I TALK LIKE THIS, which made me wonder if they're maybe not the only ones who think I TALK LIKE THIS. (Bet you're glad this isn't an audio-blog, aren't you?)
There are supposed to be 64 possible books a person can "be." Makes me wonder about all those books I'm not.
Who is that Masked Mom? I'm the mother of four children, ages 21 to 28, grandma to one, employed full-time in the chemical dependency field, writer in personality if not always in practice,married twenty-eight years, waiting less and less patiently for all the hard-earned wisdom to kick in so I can relax and coast a while....