April 04, 2006

Roles I’ve Played

If your life were a series of short plays (award-winning, of course) what roles, other than Mother, would you say you have played? One of my fellow contributors on the Purple Women team blog, affectionately known to us as “Twiga92”, posted this list on her personal blog: Twiga92's List

Here is mine:

Student
Employee
Expat
PR Maven
Book Developer
Web Content Consultant
Temp
Board Member
Volunteer
Event Planner
Fundraiser
Researcher
Tenant
Homeowner
Tenant (again)
Red Cross Certified Lifeguard (at age 38)
Swim School Manager
Atisan Breadmaker (
Grand Café)
Friend
Lover (er, just never you mind...)
Cat Lover
Cousin
Cousine
Wife
Ex-Wife
Patient
Sister-in-Law
Daughter-Daughter-in-Law
Step-Daughter
Step-Sister
Aunt
Birder
Blogger
Mom (just kidding, I wanted to see if you’d read to the end!)

What’s on yours?

4 comments:

Sandra said...

I just discovered this blog today, and completed the survey. Nice to find you guys!

Teri said...

Hi Sandra, thanks for stopping by. Are you purple too? I could not tell from an initial view of your blogs and profile. Either way, please tell a childfree friend about us!

BTW, that's a really nice photo of you. Looks professionally done.

Boxing Tomboy said...

Roles I've played --

Girlfriend
Roller Derby recruit
Aunt
Grand Aunt
Substitute Teacher
File Clerk
Cabaret singer
Kitchen helper
Daughter
Step-daughter
Half-sister
Step-sister
Amateur boxer
Corner person
Receptionist
Election judge
Actress
Assistant Stage Manager
Administrative Assistant
Youth group leader
Theater competition judge
Proctor
Caregiver
Bridesmaid
Dancer
Skateboarder

Teri said...

Okay, I'll bite. Exactly what do you mean by corner person? I used to live in the Tenderloin District of San Francisco, which is why I ask.