Friday Shoot Outs: Incongruous, (Book Give away, and Kat on the Radio Today)

28 Aug

GMR speaks no evil, Kat sees no evil….well, just a little peek is all–maybe not evil as much as weird . . . or incongruous . . .

Jeans that kept their ‘shape’ when slid off while sitting, haw!

isn’t she lovely! isn’t she wunnerfull!

Mary picked this week’s theme, INCONGRUOUS, meaning odd, out of place, not in accord or consistent with something

Some of the photos are from this past spring’s Baton Rouge Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade. GMR and I visited Baton Rouge. A bunch of us met together at the parade. For me, it was quite overwhelming! Not as overwhelming as Las Vegas, but almost. If you live in a small town as I do, too many people, and noise, and music, and buildings and LOUD LOUD LOUD overwhelms. However, I had a good time. I think you’ll figure out which photos are Mardi Gras – laughing.
This is my Maw Maw – she is the inspiration for the Mee Maw character in Tender Graces. If you read TG, then you know how “crazy” Mee Maw is. I don’t think I need any explanations to this photo. There was no one like my Maw Maw, that’s for sure. Later I want to tell some Maw Maw stories . . . sometimes versions of them end up in short stories or TG/SG.

Flying squirrels are strange creatures, but I think they are beautiful all the same. They give chirpy sounds in the night, and flashes of white as they glide from tree to tree to feeder to tree. Sometimes we have to shake them off the feeder, as we take in feeders at night to keep the coons and bears from destroying them.

good lawd. this bears no description.

Today I’m on the radio with Koren Motekaitis! I hope I don’t babble or screech a guffaw or . . . hmm, I think I’ll shut up so I don’t jinx myself *laugh* I am not sure, but I think you can listen to it by clicking on the How She Really Does It website and there’s an icon you can click on that reads “listen live on 95.7.” It begins at 11:00 Pacific time. Wish me luck that I do well – I sometimes have a hard time on the phone, and this interview will be done via phone.
Also, at the Serenity Gate, Barbara is giving away a copy of Tender Graces, stop by if you want to get in on that!
Now, have a great weekend. I’ll be back next week with more “cleaning up your manuscripts” – ciao!

20 Responses to “Friday Shoot Outs: Incongruous, (Book Give away, and Kat on the Radio Today)”

  1. Carol @ TheWritersPorch August 28, 2009 at 6:45 am #

    Good luck on the show! You'll do great I'm sure! :)

  2. Barry August 28, 2009 at 6:59 am #

    Now those were some incongruous photos!!! Especially that last guy, or was that a girl, or what was that anyway???Good luck with the radio interview.

  3. Angie Ledbetter August 28, 2009 at 7:46 am #

    You'll do great! Picture your home gulls sitting around the table listening to you babble. LOL. Hugs and have a great weekend.

  4. Patty August 28, 2009 at 7:57 am #

    Love your choice of photos. The last one certainly qualifies for the incongruous award, if we gave one.Good luck on your show.

  5. Jessica August 28, 2009 at 8:43 am #

    Love the top pic! So cute. :-)

  6. Simply Heather August 28, 2009 at 9:11 am #

    Wild and crazy…thank You Lord that we were not made in the image of that last photo…hahaha :) – but really {thank You Lord}!!Hoppy Happy Friday to you!

  7. Strange Fiction August 28, 2009 at 9:19 am #

    Great pics and good luck today!!!!

  8. Lazy Writer August 28, 2009 at 9:52 am #

    Great pictures! Loved the one of the multiple babies breast feeding! You'll do great today. If I'm home, I'll listen in.

  9. Mary August 28, 2009 at 9:57 am #

    You nailed it! Maybe Mardi Gras should be another word for "incongruous"?

  10. Kasie West August 28, 2009 at 10:37 am #

    Wow, those pics are something else. :) Good luck on the radio today, I'm sure you'll do great.

  11. Barbara August 28, 2009 at 11:01 am #

    Have fun with your interview! Just have fun, you'll be fine!

  12. Gordon August 28, 2009 at 12:24 pm #

    Great stuff!

  13. Linda August 28, 2009 at 2:40 pm #

    Barry listened into your interview more than I did. It's been a crazy week for me. You sounded great even though I only caught snippets!!!!! Thank you for the very touching email, as well. This shoot out far surpasses any incongruous stuff I've come across today. The costumes were very odd and strange in a funny sort of way… especially the last baby shot. Well put together, Kathryn! Hope we'll be seeing you on a television interview soon. =D

  14. Strange Fiction August 28, 2009 at 4:36 pm #

    Loved the interview Kathryn! It was fun to hear your voice and I either learned from or related to everything you said. Well done!

  15. Debbie August 28, 2009 at 7:20 pm #

    Shoot! I wish I had been home and caught your interview. I am sure you were fabulous.

  16. Pauline August 28, 2009 at 8:55 pm #

    Love your incongruous photos!!

  17. Sandra Leigh August 28, 2009 at 11:40 pm #

    I forgot to leave a comment this morning (too busy waiting for the interview) – but I did love that multi-breasted supermom.

  18. Glynis August 29, 2009 at 7:06 am #

    Oh my what fun pics!

  19. Doreen August 29, 2009 at 7:39 am #

    a very fun post! love the man with all the babies…….too funny!!

  20. J9 August 29, 2009 at 4:06 pm #

    Love the lady in pink! And octomom is pretty funny!

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