A close friend of mine recently suggested that what really provides substance to a relationship and bonds people together is sharing the "yuck".Runner Susan had to up the ante by issuing a challenge: Free masthead to the worst morning picture.
If you are a blogger who posts pictures, I challenge you to feature your own "Rise and Shine" photo.
I dare you to not only reveal but revel in your own imperfections and, in doing so, show us who you really are.
Never one to shrink from a challenge, I offer exhibit A:
And if that's not scary enough, try this on for size:
In fact, I got so into this, I took a photo every single day this week. OK, several photos. I should win for persistence alone!
Are we closer now? Did we bond?
But dang, I forgot you could smile. Then again, I don't do much smiling first thing in the morning.