Friday, 10 May 2013

Why Celebrate?

Before I celebrate please allow me a tiny MAD moment. I waited forever for The Host to come out. I'm a big Stephanie Meyer fan and was excited the movie got made. Had to wait for May for it to reach Jamaica. I planned to see it over the weekend but that fizzled when my ride couldn't make it. So I decided on Wednesday and saw Oblivion on Tuesday May 7 as planned. But when wednesday came The Host was gone after just one week. AHHHH! So upset I missed it and worse Carib5 our largest theatre knocked it off to bring back an old 3D release. Thanks a lot. *Takes a Breath* Thanks for listening to my rant now moving on.


1. I will be a co-host for June's IWSG! Saw the invite from Alex is my inbox yesterday morning. EEK! So excited, ready to help Ninja Captain. *Salutes* *Then gigglies*

2. I saw Oblivion on Tuesday and it rocked!!!! So glad I went to see it as I knew it would be gone on Wednesday and it was.

3. I took my time posting this week and it did me good to get some rest.

Forgot to Add (10:51 a.m.)

4. Mother's Day, we wouldn't exist without these wonderful women.

Enjoy your weekend everybody.

20 comments:

  1. Sorry you missed the movie! One week wasn't very long.
    Thanks again for helping with the IWSG next month!

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  2. Rest is good. I did the same. Back to my "normal" three times a week schedule...feels saner ;-)
    I'm sorry your movies disappeared so fast! I'm ambivalent about Oblivion - not a Tom Cruise fan anymore. Or, I could be completely wrong and that's not his movie...either way, we end up waiting for the DVD. Going to movies is way too expensive.
    Tina @ Life is Good
    Co-host, April 2013 A-Z Challenge Blog
    @TinaLifeisGood, #atozchallenge

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  3. It's important to always take that time to rest. Even the Lord rested on that seventh day. I have to remind myself of that from time to time...

    I loved reading The Host. Didn't get to see the movie yet but I am looking forward to it. Sorry you missed it.

    Have a great weekend Sheena!

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  4. Ugh, that really sucks...but glad to hear Oblivion was good. That's something, right? :)

    Have a great weekend and get some more rest! :)

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  5. I'm sorry, hope you have another chance. Being next to Alex is very interesting!

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  6. Sorry you missed the movie! I haven't seen it either, so I don't know if it was any good or not.
    Have a great weekend! And that's pretty cool you'll be cohosting for IWSG! The IWSG is so awesome!

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  7. That's a shame you missed The Host. But glad you got to enjoy Oblivion at least. Congrats on hosting the IWSG, I know you will have a lot of fun. :)

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  8. Sorry you missed "The Host." But if the box office is any indication, you may have escaped a real stinker. It'll be out on dvd soon anyway.

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  9. Have fun on the weekend! As we say, every disappointment is for good and at least you saw something else you enjoyed.

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  10. I'm not interested in The Host; but I saw Oblivion and just fell in love with it. And I'm not normally a Happily Ever After (HEA) person.

    Yay for being IWSG co-host.

    Hope you have a great weekend, and get to see The Host soon.

    ........dhole

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  11. Congrats on your IWSG hosting gig!
    A little R&R is good for the soul... and sorely needed after the craziness of the AtoZ.
    Have a great weekend Sheena-kay!

    Writer In Transit

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  12. Congrats on the IWSG gig! Glad Oblivion was good.

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  13. Yes, when a person is irreplaceable in the world that is a mother's day worth celebrating!

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  14. Enjoy the co-hosting!

    It's really annoying when movies go out too early, isn't it? Especially ones you really want to see!

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  15. How terrible! I read the book, but don't know if I'll see the movie. Hopefully they'll bring it back your way after the 3D one is done.

    I saw that you're helping with IWSG. That's great. I do love your comments. Writer’s Mark

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  16. Congrats on the IWSG invite. I will make sure not to go to Jamaica to go see movies.

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  17. Sheena-Kay, there is a little something for you to collect at my site. I hope it gives you a buzz!

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  18. Sorry to hear you missed the movie. Hopefully you'll get another chance soon, and it will move to the bottom half of the post. :)

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  19. what a bummer! at least oblivion was great!
    and yay for hosting iwsg =)

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