Category Archives: names

a naming story

I love names (see here, here, and here). More than that, I love a good naming story. When I saw Rebecca Woolf’s latest post on Girl’s Gone Child, I knew I was in for a treat. Check out her story … Continue reading

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nicknames

I’ve had a few nicknames in my life, although none of them really stuck. My parents called me Lou Lou when I was a little girl. My middle sister called me Sister for ages. In high school, we all had … Continue reading

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pet names

I wasn’t a lying when I said I like to name things. Here’s a sampling of the pets I’ve named during my lifetime. I’m forgetting a slew of other cat, hamster, turtle, and fish names. Dogs Shay Lady’s Magic Dragon … Continue reading

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