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  • February 21st, 2010 | 5:05 PM
A new muse for me

I decided my new artsy self needed a new muse. I picked up this wonderful doll at a little shop in Pacific Grove called Tessuti Zoo. I'm trying to find the perfect name for her.

Suggestions, anyone?

There are so many stories only you can tell.Tell them, please.


( 24 comments — Leave comment )
February 22nd, 2010 01:40 am (UTC)
She looks like an eager muse! Tess? Tessie? Laura? (ha! I always suggest that!)
February 22nd, 2010 04:16 am (UTC)
Hahaha on Laura.
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February 22nd, 2010 04:15 am (UTC)
Isn't she just adorable! I love her patent leather shoes. Matilda is good. My writing muse is Maude so Maude and Matilda might work. :)
February 22nd, 2010 02:34 am (UTC)
I don't have a name, but she sure made me smile.
February 23rd, 2010 02:02 am (UTC)
She made me smile too. That's why I knew she had to come home with me.
February 22nd, 2010 03:14 am (UTC)
She's cute! Flora because she likes flowers? Zazu? Daisy?

February 22nd, 2010 04:16 am (UTC)
Ooh, Zazu is fun. Thanks!
February 22nd, 2010 04:04 am (UTC)
I'm thinking Myrtle.
February 22nd, 2010 04:15 am (UTC)
Oh, Myrtle is another good one. My writing muse is Maude so Maude and Myrtle would work nicely too. Thanks!
February 22nd, 2010 06:48 am (UTC)
Oh, she's wonderful! How about Clementine?
February 23rd, 2010 02:02 am (UTC)
Ooh, Clementine is fun. Thanks!
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February 23rd, 2010 02:03 am (UTC)
Thanks, Laura. My art muse is much larger than my writing muse and I think that's because my art one is a little bit bossy, which I need due to my lack of confidence in the art department.
February 22nd, 2010 01:39 pm (UTC)

February 23rd, 2010 02:03 am (UTC)
Thanks, Peni! I like Mildred.
February 22nd, 2010 03:21 pm (UTC)
cute muse
Ooh, I'd snatch her up in an instant. Good choice, Susan.

Names? She's dressed like a ladylike muse, right down to her red lipstick. Madame Mitzie? Artesia? Blossom?

Donna Bratton
February 23rd, 2010 02:04 am (UTC)
Re: cute muse
Thanks, Donna. I think you would like this little store. Madame....I like thinking of her as a Madame. Ah, the choices.
February 22nd, 2010 04:21 pm (UTC)
Tuti Tessuti? :)
February 23rd, 2010 02:04 am (UTC)
Cute, thanks!
February 22nd, 2010 05:44 pm (UTC)
I swear, she looks like a "Susie" to me, which you may HATE! But it just popped into my head. Don't let Cassie think she's a toy. :)
February 23rd, 2010 02:05 am (UTC)
Hahaha! I don't think I could have a muse with the same name as mine, or that close to it. Cassie CANNOT play with her. You would die if you knew how much I paid for her.
February 22nd, 2010 10:24 pm (UTC)
I love that word Tessuti (which in my ignorance i am pronouncing Tess-oo-ty) so I think that would be an excellent name for her.

Book Chook
February 23rd, 2010 02:05 am (UTC)
Re: muse
I have no idea how to pronounce it myself so your guess is as good as mine! Thanks!
February 24th, 2010 08:56 pm (UTC)
For some reason she looks like a Betsy to me!
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Who am I?I was born on the Cancer/Leo cusp and share a birthday with Ernest Hemingway and Robin Williams. The similarities don't stop there as I can go from depressed to ecstatic without ever passing go. I feel scared most of the time though my friends call me brave and I find it easier to believe in my friends than to believe in my own abilities to make what I want out of my life.

Who am I? A wife, a mother, a daughter, and even, gulp, a grandmother.

Who am I? A writer who never gets tired of playing with words, even when the words are hard to find. A writer of books for children and articles for grown-ups and many things in-between.

Who am I? A motivational speaker, writing instructor, workshop leader and full-time follower of dreams.

Who am I? Read and find out.

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