Finding Something Friday: Baseball Beauties and VOICE

I found my latest ramblings up on Baseball Beauties today, so I thought that might be a fun way to start this fine Memorial Day weekend. But I also had a bit of a brainstorm (which doesn’t happen often), so I’m throwing that in, too. Kinda like that ball from left field.

You know that Baseball Beauties is a site for fans of the female variety. But there’s more to being a fan than gender. Like where to sit, or how to get the Mojo working. And today’s topic, when to leave the ballpark. Take a look at Speaking of Categories of Baseball Fans. (And what the heck? Here’s a bonus, ’cause it’s a holiday weekend: The WHOLE world is Watching Your Error, in which I give a little insight into what I like to call “Growing Up a Hall.”

Now it’s on to the brainstorm. I’m getting ready to write an article for WOW-Women-on-Writing on that elusive beast we writers call VOICE. And I asked WOW readers/writers to give me a hand. And then I thought, “Wow! I should ask all of you scathingly brilliant readers/writers, too!” So, shoot me an email (cathyhall55 at hotmail dot com), telling me about your fave novel and include your thoughts on why the VOICE of the novel makes it so special/strong/unique, etc. If I use your comments, I’ll give you a little link love, so be sure to send your website/blog url, too. And whee! You might end up in the next issue of WOW!

I think that’s it. Except for one more thing: have a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend!

11 thoughts on “Finding Something Friday: Baseball Beauties and VOICE

  1. Hi Cathy,Love your baseball essay. I checked out the link and posted a comment about how my husband and I are different kinds of Cardinal fans.I'll think about your question on Voice over the weekend and shoot you an e-mail soon.Hope you have a great weekend!Go Cards!DonnaP. S. Who comes up with these word verifications? My secret word is cheat.

  2. Thanks, y'all! Voice is kinda tough to pin down, isn't it?And thanks, Donna, for leaving a baseball comment. Your Cards are doing annoyingly well. :-)P.S. A hidden message in your word, perhaps… Are you playing poker this weekend?

  3. Hello, You Scathingly Brilliant Woman, you!! I'll definitely check out your baseball essay AND I'll try to send something about VOICE.BTW, our Cardinals aren't really doing so well lately…they've been in quite a slump…but I have faith they will come back! 🙂

  4. Oh…I didn't realize their Standings!!…Only that they've been losing way too often lately!!My Georgia family all root for the Braves, which used to really bother me…like how could they?? My sister and brother-in-law lived HERE FIRST!!….But, they did move away…like….eons ago!! 🙂

  5. Ok…I just gotta leave one more comment about my beloved Red Birds! Did you happen to hear about Our Man, Albert Pujols….hitting 3 HOME RUNS IN ONE GAME??!! Woo-Hoo!! Yeah, Baby!uh…sorry, I got a little carried away there! 🙂

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