Posted in Books, Humor, Video Games

The Sequel We All Need…

…to a book we all know!

My fiancee and our friends/neighbors (they live three houses away), get together to eat and break out the party games several times a month.

Specifically, we love the Jackbox Party Pack.  We own two of the packs, and our regular games are Quiplash 2Tee-KO, and Murder Party Trivia.

During our most recent round of Quiplash 2, we got a great quipping opportunity:

An odd sequel to the children’s book, The Giving Tree.

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Seriously, this classic needed a sequel?  Never would have thought this was necessary, though times have changed.  Perhaps the tree isn’t so “giving” these days.

Despite my writing abilities, one of the struggles I’ve had as a writer (aside from poetry writing – please don’t ask me to write a poem, please!) is coming up with a title for anything and everything.  Only recently have I discovered my knack for titling things came out of coming up with new and creative ways to incorporate #ThrowbackThursday and #FlashbackFriday into a title.  But, I’m slowly mastering this skill.

It also helps to have an interesting sense of humor.

So, when this came up in the game the other night, I knew I was going to have to give it my all.

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This happened.

One is my response, the other is my friend Heather’s response. Which one do you think is mine, which is hers, and more importantly, who got Quiplash?

Author:

Writer, former dancer, geek, nostalgia geek, Secretary by day, daughter, sister/in-law, girlfriend, aunt. Yankees and Giants fan, honorary Avenger (I have a pin, so it is official :-) ), MSTie, and Stargate, Thor, and Hello Kitty collector. And if you want to know anything about me: https://allisonveneziowrites.com/about-allison

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