Friday 5 for September 29: Word

Here are this week’s 5!  Please copy these questions to your online journal, then leave a comment here linking to your answers.  Don’t forget to link us from your journal!

  1. What word do you use far too frequently?
  2. What word do you use not frequently enough?
  3. What word do you use when swearing is not appropriate?
  4. What’s the most recent new word you learned?
  5. What’s a word you’ve invented?  (alternate question:  What needs a word but doesn’t have one?)

Thanks for participating!  Have fun, be thoughtful, and have a cotton-candy weekend!

Friday 5 for September 22: Industry

Here are this week’s 5! Please copy these questions to your online journal. Answer the questions there, then leave a comment here, linking to your answers. Don’t forget to link us, if you can!

  1. At what time of day are you most capable of producing your best work?
  2. When you have lots of things to get done, are you more likely to get all of one thing done before moving on, or to do a little of one thing, a little of another, and a little of still another?
  3. Do television and music help you or hinder you when you’ve got work to do?
  4. When you realize you’re working inefficiently, are you more likely to grit your teeth and power through it anyway, or to put it all down and come back to it when the vibe is better?
  5. What are your ideal working conditions?

Thanks for playing, and have a rippin’ weekend!

Friday 5 for September 15: Water

Here are this week’s 5! As always, please copy the questions to your online journal, then leave a comment here linking back to your answers. Don’t forget to link us!

  1. Do you drink enough water?
  2. Where’s the nearest swimmable body of water?
  3. When did you learn to swim?
  4. How do you feel about rain?
  5. What are your thoughts on bottled water?

Thanks for playing! Have fun, and have a galvanizing weekend!

Friday 5 for September 8: Remembrance

Here are this week’s 5! Please copy these questions and answer them in your online journal. Then, leave a reply below, linking to your answers! You may also copy your answers below, especially if your journal is “friends only.”

  1. How often are you reminded of the events of September 11, 2001?
  2. In what ways has your own life changed as a result of the events of September 11, 2001?
  3. Did the world become more dangerous that day, or did we just become aware of the danger?
  4. What is your attitude toward safety and caution in these post-9/11 days?
  5. Is September 11, 2001 a bigger deal now, five years later, or is it less of a big deal?

Friday 5 for September 1: Marks

Here are this week’s 5! Copy these questions to your online journal, then leave a comment below, linking to your answers. It would be nice if you’d link us from your journal, too.

  1. What kind of marks (grades) did you get in school?
  2. Do you have any birthmarks?
  3. What’s the story behind one of your scars?
  4. What do you usually use to mark your place in a book?
  5. What famous Mark do you most admire?

Thanks for participating, and have a magnificent weekend!

Friday 5 for August 25: Surprise!

Here are this week’s 5!  As always, please copy these questions to your online journal, then leave a comment here linking to your answers.  Don’t forget to link us from your journal, too!

  1. When was the last time someone deliberately surprised you?
  2. How well do you handle unexpected situations in your daily life?
  3. When was the last time you deliberately surprised someone else?
  4. When was the last time you unintentionally surprised someone else?
  5. What was the last thing you described as either “surprisingly good” or “surprisingly bad?”

Thanks for playing, and have a peaceful weekend!

Friday 5 for August 18: Best Friends

Here are the questions for August 18! Please copy the questions to your online journal, then post a comment below, linking to your answers. Don’t forget to link us from your journal! If you like, feel free to copy our answers here, too.

  1. Which of your friends is the best cook?
  2. Which of your friends is the best athlete?
  3. Which of your friends is the best musician?
  4. Which of your friends is the best arguer?
  5. Which of your friends is the best with money?

Have fun, and have a delicious weekend!

Friday 5 for August 11: Anger Management

Here are this week’s questions! Please copy these questions to your online journal and answer them there. Then provide us a link to your answers, copying the answers here, too, if you wish!

  1. Who is most likely angry at you right now?
  2. Who were you most recently angry at?
  3. How easily do you get angry?
  4. How best do you deal with anger?
  5. How can people tell, just by looking at you, that you are angry?

Thanks for participating, and have a scintillating weekend!

Friday 5 for August 4: Knowledge

Here are this week’s questions! Copy the questions to your online journal and answer them there, then leave a comment here linking to your answers. Please feel free to copy your answers here, too!

  1. What’s a subject you feel confident in your knowledge of?
  2. What’s a subject you are privately embarrassed not to know more about?
  3. Who knows you best?
  4. If you could spend a year dedicated full-time to becoming an expert on any topic at all, what would you choose?
  5. If you were on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, whose names would you submit as your three lifelines, and what subjects would each person be your go-to person for?

Thanks for playing, and have an effervescent weekend!

Friday 5 for July 28: Taste

Here are this week’s 5! Copy these questions to your online journal and leave us a comment linking to your answers. Feel free to copy your answers here, too!

  1. What’s a film you were sure you would dislike but ended up liking?
  2. What food did you used to dislike but now enjoy?
  3. What silly fad or craze do you remember immersing yourself in?
  4. What was the last thing you regretted purchasing as soon as you got it home?
  5. How would you describe your taste in the opposite sex (or the same sex, if you lean that way)?

Thanks for playing! Have fun, and have a nifty weekend!