SoCS — A Love Letter


I’m writing a letter to you today, somethin about gratitude and happiness, like:
Dear Readers, Dear Lurking Strangers, Quiet Acquaintances, Visitors, BUT NOT YOU, SPAM PEOPLE!
Thank you for coming here, for bearing witness to my neuroses, encouraging my rants, commiserating as needed. Thank you for laughing and making me laugh. You’re good to me. Thank you!

Most of all, Bloggers, thank you for sharing with me. I am honored to read about your observations and experiences. I love walking down your streets and I love to travel with you. Thank you for lettin me see your pretty pictures. I especially enjoy your food porn and flowers. I love seeing your doors, your quilts, your wildlife, your farm critters, and your pets. I love reading your stories and making connections to my own. I appreciate your ability to write, and how you think. Your perspectives are varied and truly interesting to a curious mind. You teach me SO MUCH. I learn SO MUCH from you. You’re inspiring. Y’all are the best. You’re good for me. Thank you!

I would share my gummi bears with you.

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday — SoCS ‘letter’ is brought to you by LindaGHillΒ 

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Neurotic Bitch, Mother, Wife, Writer, Word Whore, Foodie and General Go-To-Girl
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69 Responses to SoCS — A Love Letter

  1. Ritu says:

    Love a gummy bear! Thanks for the letter!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Mmmmm! A green one please. Thank you, Joey. You teach us all too.

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  3. Sugar-free one, please. Darn.

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  4. marianallen says:

    Thank YOU, Joey! You got any pineapple ones? ‘Cause I love the pineapple ones. I used to watch a station with my Mom that showed the BEST commercials for Hairbo Gold Bears, and I bought, like two bags. I bought one, and hated them, cause I don’t like gummi bears, but I liked the commercials so much, I BOUGHT ANOTHER BAG. But I liked the pineapple ones.

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    • joey says:

      Haha! The power of advertising, eh? Yeah, no, I have eated all the pineapple ones now. Those are my faves. Moo eats green and orange, Sassy eats red and yellow, and The Mister thinks we are all gross πŸ˜›


  5. You had me at gummi bears. ❀

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  6. Aw..
    But don’t offer me your gummi bears or you’d regret it VERY VERY quickly πŸ™‚

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  7. ghostmmnc says:

    Aww love your letter ❀ and thank you for keeping us entertained with your blog posts. πŸ™‚

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  8. loisajay says:

    I have not received a letter in such a long time. This was great, Joey. You are pretty darn great. I’ll pass on the Gummi Bears.

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  9. Yum, and green and yellow one for me please…if I could have two. πŸ™‚

    This was a great letter!

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  10. Dan Antion says:

    Aww, great letter, Joey – thanks so much. I’ll take any color gummi bear. You’ve listed so many things that I also love about this community.

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  11. Laura says:

    “food porn” – bwahahaha!!

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  12. J-Dub says:

    Awe. That’s the best post ever. And those gummies were soooo gooder 😊

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  13. Norm 2.0 says:

    You nailed it my friend; this is exactly what I love about the whole blogging experience.
    Right back at you: thank you too πŸ™‚

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  14. Susanne says:

    I’m grateful for you, too, Joey.

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  15. Jami Carder says:

    I love this! Perfectly sums up being in this blog world….:)

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  16. JoAnna says:

    You are most welcome! I mean that. Since you mentioned neurosis… if you don’t seem all that neurotic to me, does that mean I must be neurotic, too? I’ve suspected as much ever since I learned the word. Green gummy for me, please. πŸ™‚

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  17. Benson says:

    What a sweet post. But would share your orange slices? Happy Sunday

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  18. Do ya have a red gummy bear? What a touching post, Joey. Sentimentality suits you. It’s good to be connected with you and your world. It works both ways ya know! Happy Chill Sunday! 😘

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  19. Ellen Hawley says:

    That’s very generous and I’m really glad electronic whatsits can’t transmit gummy bears yet, because I really don’t like them but if I eat one I’ll probably eat them all. And not like them. Which seems like a real waste.

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  20. This really is one of my favorite blogs. It’s so genuine in a sea of not-genuine.

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  21. Amy says:

    Awww…I love this love letter. Thanks for sharing with us too!

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  22. You nailed the blogging community – “I love walking down your streets.” πŸ™‚ I also love gummy bears, but could I please have the ones that are dipped in chocolate. πŸ™‚

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  23. Joanne Sisco says:

    Back at you, Joey … with hugs!

    Liked by 1 person

  24. darsword says:

    Thanks for the gummy love! If I could I would return it with interest. But here’s what I as of the people I love: Hug each other and pretend it was from me!

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  25. I can’t chew gummy bears, but I appreciate the sentiment. I’ll be glad to accept, and enjoy, virtual gummy bears. In return, I send you virtual M&Ms. Stretch them out, ’cause my stock is a bit low these days.

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  26. Ally Bean says:

    I miss you being around during the weekday mornings, but I’m glad that you’re still writing the posts, saying the things. I feel the same way about why I read as many blogs as I do. I learn so much, and appreciate the variety of people who share their thoughts.

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    • joey says:

      Oh that’s so sweet! Thank you! I’m glad you agree about the learning and the appreciation of our blog community!
      I may still post in the mornings sometimes, but I gotta get up early to do it, so it’s not as likely. Of course, in the fall, the 0500 will come again…

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  27. Bill says:

    Thanks for saying thanks and I thank you back. Your writing is a treat far better than any candy.

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  28. larva225 says:

    You are wonderful!

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  29. Prajakta says:

    I prefer ice-cream, is that okay? And thank you! It has been a pleasure getting to know a little bit of that mad head of yours over the years πŸ™‚ Yes! It’s been years that I have been following your blog – just saying. So two ice-creams, eh?

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  30. markbialczak says:

    The way you look at life and your ability to translate that so well is treat enough for me, Joey. And the fact that you find the time to sneak a peek back at so many of us, well, let you eat cake.

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  31. Anxious Mom says:

    Let’s soak those gummy bears in some vodka B-)

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  32. kirizar says:

    Aww! Such sweet sentiment. And an offer of candy too! You can keep the green ones, though. I don’t know what flavor it’s supposed to be, but I always expect green to be a sharp lime flavor. What you get is probably some mutant form of green apple. Nobody really likes fake green apple flavoringβ€”not even if it cones from the Jolly Rancher people.

    I probably fall into the category of β€˜nattering pest’—a classification you omitted above.

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  33. JT Twissel says:

    Such a sweet letter! Thank you my dearest darling!

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