My Versatile Blogger Award


I’ve been nominated for a Versatile Blogger Award by Copious Morsels of Everything, whose title alone makes their blog site worth the visit, not to mention that they regularly quotes C. S. Lewis. What’s not to love?

The Versatile Blogger Award was created to introduce people to up-and-comers, and because, presumably, no one wants to meet down-and-goers (whatever they are). My task is simple: To tell you 7 Things About Me, and to introduce you to those Up-and-Comers.

7 Things About Me

  1. I’m an only child and founder of The International Association for Only Children Who Meet Monthly Weekly Daily to Talk About Themselves (also its only member).
  2. I have ADD and am founder of People With ADD United to–Hey Look at That!
  3. I’m a writer, filmmaker, composer… My high school career counselor looked at my SATs and said, “Go into any of the arts–just stay away from math.”
  4. I was born in Whittier, California, the town Richard Nixon was from, but never plan to be President, so, by golly, you won’t have me to kick around anymore!
  5. I did childhood in Downey, California, the town The Carpenters were from, and later sang in a choir with them, two of the most talented (and shy) people I’ve ever met.
  6. My rock group, The Daily Planet, once beat Steven Seagal‘s group in a battle of the bands (we were both in high school at the time). Take that, Steve! Hi-yah!
  7. I once visited my uncle Frank, a photographer at Disney Studios, while he was shooting a movie called Tron, and thought, “Hmm, computer animation? That might just work.”


(Chosen from among my newer blog buds)

The Film Fanatic – Thoughtful movie talk

irinaaleksandrova – Penetrating (and sometimes R-rated) poetry

Home with Peanut – Warm and witty words about dadding (parenting)

Strength in Our Stories – Hope and encouragement in times of trial

Faith Over Fear – Overcoming anxiety

Alex’s Planet in Pictures – Beautiful nature photography

W.I.P. – Always Improving – Teen artist Spencer Ray’s art and pop culture site

Blog de Companie – Bi-lingual poetic and literary reflections by Iulia Halatz

Sober Thought – Reflections of a recovering alcoholic

Live 4 Him – Warts-and-all spiritual discussions

About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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23 Responses to My Versatile Blogger Award

  1. chape says:

    Congrats, Mitch 😀
    6 & 7 are really cool 😉

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  2. “Hey look at that!” 🙂 I’m a member too.
    My former boss had Steven Seagal’s dad for a teacher in high school.

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  3. Wahoo! Congrats Mitch! 🙂

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  4. PoojaG says:


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  5. Erika Kind says:

    Congratulations, Mitch!!

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  6. Congratulations! Love your sense of humor 🙂

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  7. maggie beckjord says:

    Congratulations! Seems things are blooming in your life!

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  8. Congratulations Mitch. Well deserved 🙂

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  9. Thanks Mitch. Awesome to read. Looking forward to checking out the up and coming blogs😊

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  10. Jennie says:

    Nice! Love your read.

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  11. Iulia Halatz says:

    Congratulations! And thank you very much for thinking of me 🙂 With consideration.


  12. A Bearer of Dad News says:

    Congratulations and thank you for the mention 🙂

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  13. DeniseBalog says:

    Congratulations Mitch! Correct me if I am wrong, you were born and raised in California but now live in Boston? I like the Steven Seagal point too! I really enjoy reading your daily blog. It is an encouragement to me to “press forward” in my quest to blog daily! blessings, denise

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  14. gpavants says:

    Hi Mitch,

    Congratulations! Keep on doing what you do best!

    In Christ,


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  15. Last Words Project says:

    Cool beans, Mitch! And thanks for liking one blog posts at “Creator’s Corner” here on WordPress. Cheers!

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  16. Lokesh Sastya says:

    Congratulations for the award 💐💐

    2 Jun 2017 – this post date. I haven’t imagined if I’ll comment on it after 3 years. In 2017 in my 10th grade I was confused to choose a subject for my life.

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