Hey all. Its back to the meme games! This one even has a name: the Eight Ball. I got tagged by FrumHouse, so, ladies and gentlemen, without further ado, I present you the Eight Ball Meme....
8 Passions in my life:
Unity for the Jewish People
Beautiful awareness and awakening for black women everywhere
Learning and retaining Torah lessons
blogging (hey, at least i'm honest! lol)
Being a better person (to myself, and for others sake.)
Learning and retaining some secular knowledge
8 Things to do before I die:
Well of course, say shema
give all my enemies the birdie
Make peace with everyone/thing (otherwise, see above)
Make sure my kids have great marriage partners *oy!*
Get my life extended somehow
finally, but FINALLY accept it gracefully when my husband gives me a compliment
Make sure my sister has a great marriage partner
Make a last effort towards the above 8 passions in my life
8 Things I often say:
it's okay, it's okay.....
Wait a second!
Can you get off me?!
Okay time for........!
Papa's home!!!! (when Hubby comes home)
Wanna come over? (to sister)
Somebody Help meeeeeeee!
8 Books I read recently:
Baby Steps (by Chana Weisberg)
A Career of Happiness (R. Avigdor Miller)
Pirkey Avot (I carry the pocket sized ones for quick reads)
Likutey Moharan (but I"m always reading that...)
Awareness (M. Adahan. always flipping through that one too)
Garden of Emuna (R. Arush /R. Brody HIGHLY RECOMMEND!)
8 Songs that mean something to me:
Tehillim /Psalm 121 by Yosef Karduner. Its just sooo deep.
Baruch SheAmar by Ain Ode Milvado
Hashem Melekh by Yosef Karduner
Aishet Chayil from the A-cappella CD
Better than I by David Campbell in the Joseph: King of dreams movie
We Will Survive by Jordan Chaviv
8 Qualities I look for in a friend:
Straightforwardness (is that the same as Honesty? I don't think so )
Socially skilled (at least somewhat)
Cool with me in private AND in public
8 People to tag:
Heshy? from Frum Satire ( I hope I don't regret this one)
(have to think up more folks. but just wanted to get this out..)