Daily Prompt: Bedtime Stories

What was your favorite book as a child? Did it influence the person you are now?

I don’t think I ever had a bedtime story read or told to me, but that was okay, I was blessed with enough imagination to make up my own.
I remember, in 3rd grade, I began to check out books from our school library. There was a whole series, and I can’t remember the name of them. If anybody remembers them, please let me know. The year would have been around 1967-68. I would like to look them up and see if any of them are still available. The series was about President’s and other famous people. The books would tell stories of their childhood and how they came to be who/what they were. Each book was full of values and virtues. I loved them and I know they had a part in shaping me into who I am today.
In later years, around age 12-13, I read ‘Jonathan Livingston Seagull’. It had a very profound influence on me. I loved the book and have read it several times since.


Read more ‘Daily Prompts’ at: https://mauldinfamily1.wordpress.com/category/daily-prompt/

Visit: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/03/21/daily-prompt-bedtime-stories/#like-16780 to read other ‘Daily Prompts’ as they are posted throughout the day.
You can, also, find ‘Daily Prompts’ on the following great blogs:

Trackbacks & Pingbacks

1.Nothing to Display.. | ayimas
2.Independence | Conversations
3.A Book Grows on Me | Never Stationary
4.Bedtime Stories | thelissachronicles
5.Ilya Fostiy. A Village | Philosophy & Photography
6.Louder than Allowed | Daily Prompt: Bedtime Stories | likereadingontrains
7.Daily Prompt: Bedtime Stories | Basically Beyond Basic
8.I Didn’t Like To Read Until… | The Jittery Goat
9.Back On The Train: Reflections on Hey! Get Off Our Train! | Eyes Through The Glass – A Blog About Asperger’s
10.Bedtime Stories | Not Quite Classic… | Death By Any Other Name
11.There are things, but no book | Phelio a Random Post a Day
12.A Book That Changed My Life | das Nicht-zuhause-sein
13.We Actually Read this Dreck? « Sorta-Ginger
14.Daily Prompt: Hands Down, Books Up | One Starving Activist

9 thoughts on “Daily Prompt: Bedtime Stories

Add yours

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: