Your Challenge: Name the Lions

We’ve heard of famous duos: Laurel & Hardy, Abbot & Costello, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. Or trios like “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil.”

So what would you name this group of lions: Panting, Drooling, and Licking?

Today’s post is actually number 800! Not 8 or 80, but 800! I’ve been doing this a long time. Thank you to all the readers out there who have joined me in this journey.

As a thank you, today’s post has a contest element. The best trio of names for the lions will win a prize: a digital (ebook) copy of one of my books–you get to choose. If you live in the continental US, I can send you a paperback instead, if you’d prefer. Contest ends on March 30 at midnight PST. My neighbors Karen and David will be the judges (both talented writers and lovers of Venice).

I hope you send lots of entries and ideas! Send some love, too! Writing 800 blog posts is some sort of achievement and worth celebrating.

March 31: The judges have ruled….and the winner is: Harpo, Groucho, and Chico! Thanks to all contestants. Valerie, I’ll be in contact so you can choose your prize–one of my books!

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7 Responses to Your Challenge: Name the Lions

  1. Vince Gratzer says:

    Congratulations on your 800th post! That’s quite a milestone and I can’t wait till 1000! After 1000 all your loyal readers should chip in and send you to Venice to celebrate.

    Here are my names. Hope its OK to send two entries.
    Larry, Moe and Curly
    Huey, Dewey, and Louie (3 Disney ducks)
    Best wishes,

  2. Bert says:

    The other challenge: Where are these lions?

    • Haha! That’s quite challenging. I saw them on one of my wanderings in the city from a few years ago and now have no idea! Maybe one of the readers out there knows their location? I have a vague recollection that they might be near S M Formosa….

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  4. Valerie says:

    Hi Kathy, Under-the-wire Congrats and Love 🖤🖤🖤(Mwah!) for number 800! Kudos to you, and to Venice. Re: Lion Names (in order of appearance):

    Classical (Humors)
    1 Phlegmatic
    2 Choleric
    3 Melancholic

    Medieval (Deadly Sins)
    1 Lust
    2 Envy
    3 Wrath

    (Skipping a couple of centuries…)

    Twentieth Century (Pop Culture)
    1 Harpo
    2 Groucho
    3 Chico
    1 Laverne
    2 Maxine
    3 Patty
    (Look it up, Millennials!)

    Twenty-First Century (Whatever…)
    1 Oh, yeah!
    2 Oh-oh!
    3 Oh, No!


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