Essays, Misc

More Liebster Awards! Yeah!

Glendon Perkins and A Rat and nominated me for the Liebster Award!!! Thank you so much, you amazing people. 🙂 I’m stoked to be getting it again as I feel it validates the hard work I’ve put into Dropped Pebbles as well as all those who have participated in it with me.


The rules of this award are as follows:
1.  Nominate eleven bloggers for the Liebster Blog Award
2.  Notify the bloggers.
3.   Ask eleven questions the bloggers must answer upon receiving the nomination.
4.   Answer the eleven questions you were asked when you were nominated.
5.   Link back to the person who nominated you.
6.   List 11 random facts about yourself.


Questions to be answered:

  1. Which would you prefer to possess  – power or wisdom – and why? Wisdom.  You can use wisdom to make good choices and improve your life or situation. That’s a form of power, anyway.
  2. What invention do you think has been the most important to Humanity? The laptop. I’d be lost without it. Oh, and my iphone. Love my phone.
  3. Which would you rather have – the ‘perfect’ body or the ‘perfect’ mind – and why?  Well, now that I’m getting older… lol
  4. Do parents have rights over their children – or duties to them?  Laws give us rights over our children for their protection until a certain age. We also have responsibilities to them as their protectors and guides. But they are still subject to us, not the other way around.
  5. Your child asks you: “I want to be a footballer but I want to be an artist too.  My teachers say I have to choose one.  What do I do?” – What’s your reply? Do both.
  6. You have the ability to write the greatest epic novel of all time –given a great deal of time  – or you can write a hundred bestsellers in a few short years.  Which do you do, and why?   Both. The point is to write as much as I can. Not everything will be epic or fantastic but most will be enjoyable, I hope.   
  7.  You can go to the swankiest, most expensive, top-ranked chef’s restaurant – cost no obstacle – or you can go to a small family place with traditional, all freshly made, home cooked food.  Super fancy. I can go to a family restaurant anytime, darn it.
  8. Traditional animation or CG?    Anime.
  9. What’s your favourite tree?  Any tree. They are all gorgeous.
  10. Your children/grandchildren:  a field, a bat and a ball or their school sports day?  Which is the most fun? Either. 
  11. Which: lying on a perfect beach beside a perfect sea or getting bramble-scratched and nettle-stung picking fruit with family?  Beach. I need more relaxation time.


Here are my nominees…

11 Random Things about me:

1) I’ve recently started drawing again after 20 years

2) Just learned my son is allergic to our cat. 😦

3) I love coffee

4) I love indoor rock climbing

5) I love to bake cakes–so relaxing

6) Never think I have anything interesting to share for these spots, lol

7) Went to ComiCon this year and had a blast

8) Wish I knew how to sew

9) Am craving a spectacular vacation somewhere exotic–might ask Yolanda for her travel agent

10) Prefer quiet evenings at home to big parties

11) Have a ridiculously loud laugh 😀


16 thoughts on “More Liebster Awards! Yeah!

  1. Congratulations Dyane! I can’t wait to see the drawings you come up with. What are you going to do with your cat? 😦 I too long to go on a long exotic vacation. I bet we could compete in the ridiculously loud laugh department. 😉


    1. Thanks Vashti! lol The more we talk, the more I realize how much we seem to have in common. You’re a wild laugher too? lol Oh no, there’re two of us in the world! lol


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