A FEW FACEBOOK NINEPATCH COMMENTS

Following are comments from our October 2019 topic, “My heart breaks when…” Georgene (Oct.’19) said, ”My heart breaks when I hear how ugly people treat each other when they disagree about religion or politics. The speed at which the conversation devolves into belittling reminds me how little people value dialog and exploring the perspective of others.” ** Theresa (May […]

THE MONTHLY QUESTION

“My favorite winter holiday family tradition is….” will continue into December and a new query will join it: “If sunset had to be at the same time all year, what time would you want the sun to set? Why” * Editor’s Note: This space is also open for anyone who thought to write about a […]

OUR WEEKLY NINEPATCH FACEBOOK QUESTIONS

Following are questions you will see on our Facebook page in the coming weeks. Week 1: “I prefer to take a shower (bath) because…” Week 2: “When I go to a party, I…” Week 3: “My routine for getting up in the morning is…” Week 4: “I’m looking forward to…” Week 5:” At the beach […]

TWO COMMENTS FROM SEPTEMBER NINEPATCH FACEBOOK TOPIC

In response to the question, ““People might be surprised to find out that I…” Gail (Sept.’19) commented, “Iworked for the FBI in the Department of Justice Building on Pennsylvania Ave. in D.C. way back in 1954/55.”  ** Georgene (Sept.’19) said, “I am an incredibly shy person. It takes a ton of energy for me to […]

THE MONTHLY QUESTION

June Poucher (Aug.’19) comments on our September question, “The best thing friends can do for one another is….” She says, “The best thing friends can do for one another is to respect what is important to the other, whether they agree or not.” ** “What is the longest line you ever stood in?” will continue […]

COMMENTS FROM A JULY FACEBOOK TOPIC

Following are little comments and story responses to the topic, “The thing I remember most about my first job is…” Liz/Moascar (July’19) says, “Jimmy Savile, the British disc jockey who was posthumously revealed to be a child sexual predator, came in to eat a meal at the Wimpy bar where I was waitressing on Sundays. […]

SHARING TOPICS FOR OUR AUGUST WEEKLY FACEBOOK Ninepatch GROUP 2019 sharing:

Week 1: “If you could invent one thing to help the environment, what would it be?” Week 2: “Who is the living or deceased family member you would like the opportunity to know better? Week 3: “What is the most important thing you learned from your mother?” Week 4: “Did you ever watch a movie […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

This month readerLindaSue (see her letter in AROUND THE FRAME) shares her thoughts on “If I could talk to my younger self…” She says, “If I could talk to myself all those hears ago, I would say, ‘Think long and hard before you get married!’ Oh, to be young again!” ** Our question for August […]

LET’S COLOR!

Get out your colored pencils, markers, paints or crayons! Color this quilt and send it to Frances at the Ninepatch mailing address! Have fun!!

OUR ONLINE FACEBOOK NINEPATCH GROUP

Following are comments from the first week in June, when the topic was,“Between the ages of seven and twelve, I lived…”. Stargazer III (June ‘19) said,“…in Grandmother’s house at 610 First Street in Woodland, California, then Oakland, California, next near the University of Nevada, reno, then 310 Kenilworth Ave., Duluth, Minnesota and finally in Collinsville, […]