Hey, Monkee Newbies! If you've just joined the board, we'd love it if you would introduce yourself to us. How did you find out about Naked Persimmon? What brought you here? Feel free to tell us how you became a fan of the Monkees, too--your favorite Monkee, favorite Monkees song, episode of the show, and anything else you'd like us to know.
For ease of reading, here is a template you may want to follow when introducing yourself:
Name: (Doesn't have to be your real name) URL: (Your Facebook page or other site) Location: Age: How You Found Us: Favorite Monkee: Favorite Episode(s): Favorite Album(s): Favorite Song(s):
Last Edit: Jul 19, 2010 20:58:14 GMT -5 by Miss Mini
Socially shy, but secretly awesome.
"Nobody ever lends money to a man with a sense of humor."
Post by barrelracer on Jul 19, 2010 22:39:39 GMT -5
NAME: Janet URL: I have a facebook page but I'm never there LOCATION: New Mexico AGE: 46 HOW YOU FOUND US: L J - Blue_ Monkees_ Oz FAVORITE MONKEE: Peter FAVORITE EPISODE: Fairy tale FAVORITE ALBUM: Believe it or not, I don't have one FAVORITE SONG: I tend to switch all the time but right now it's - You told me
Post by davyjones669 on Jul 20, 2010 1:45:38 GMT -5
Name: Lexi URL: www.facebook.com/Davyjones669 Location: Ohio Age: 18 How You Found Us: Well Blue_Monkees_Oz of course! Favorite Monkee: Micky Dolenz Favorite Episode(s): Thats tough...I'm gonna go with Monkees Race again right now((it changes)) mostly because Micky is sooo adorable in that episode! Favorite Album(s): I like Headquarters a lot, but I also enjoy every album but Changes and Pool it! after that. Favorite Song(s): Shorty Blackwell, Mommy and Daddy, Sometime in the Morning, Daydream Believer, I don't think you know me at all, Listen to the Band ((I could go on here.))
I am completely addicted to Mike/Micky and Micky in general! I'm not so good when it comes to grammar and whatnot...in fact I don't even think I spelled that right. But I try. I LOVE drawing and hope to submit some art soon!!
Last Edit: Jul 24, 2010 4:06:18 GMT -5 by davyjones669
Post by Maestro Moondreams on Jul 20, 2010 5:01:24 GMT -5
I can never resist a survey!
Name: Catherine URL: You is on it! Location: England Age: 22 How You Found Us: In my brain and then a subsequent mind-meld Favorite Monkee: ........Michael (It changes but I think he probably comes out on top...take that as you will ) Favorite Episode(s): Fairy Tale, Monstrous Monkee Mash...but I love most of them really Favorite Album(s): Ah, you're killing me here! Hmm...I usually say Headquarters but I think it's actually PAC&J. And I love Justus too just because it was all of them together again. Favorite Song(s): Love is Only Sleeping, Sweet Young Thing, All of Your Toys, Porpoise Song to name but a few
"I'd rather stay here where it's safe, with you Michael." ~ Monstrous Monkee Mash
Hello Name: Lisa Url : have a facebook account but don't use it. Location: Preston,Lancashire,Uk Age: 39 How you found us: LJ Bluemonkees Oz Favorite Monkee: Peter ;D Favorite Episode: Devil and Peter Tork,Dance Monkee Dance..... Favorite Album: PAC&J,Headquarters,Justus..... Favorite Song: Shades Of Grey,For Pete's sake,Long title,Girl I knew somewhere,Someday man,I wanna be free,Papa gene's blues,Its not to late,As we go along.....
Last Edit: Sept 25, 2010 2:50:14 GMT -5 by lisajayne
Post by circlesky66 on Jul 20, 2010 14:33:13 GMT -5
Name: Amy URL: madrigaltriste.livejournal.com/ Location: Pittsburgh, PA Age: 35 How You Found Us: Blue_Monkees_Oz Favorite Monkee: Mike Favorite Episode(s): The Case of the Missing Monkee, Monkees On Tour, Art For Monkees' Sake Favorite Album(s): PAC&J, Headquarters Favorite Song(s): Love Is Only Sleeping, You Told Me, As We Go Along, Circle Sky, Tapioca Tundra, Sunny Girlfriend...the list goes on and on.
Post by Zeftoon Namora on Jul 20, 2010 23:45:43 GMT -5
Greetings, one and all!
Name: Call me whatever you'd like. Really. I'm all for personalized nicknames. URL: n/a Location: Mars Age: twenty-something How You Found Us: It came to me in a dream.... Favorite Monkee: Nez. But Peter's baby face sends me into squealing-girl mode every so often. Favorite Episode(s): I do enjoy the Fairytale Episode, 33 1/3 (if that counts) and "The Devil & Peter Tork", though I have yet to see all the episodes. I know, I'm a lame-brain dingus. Favorite Album(s): Aw willikers, don't make me choose! Favorite Song(s): I tend to prefer the Nez-heavy stuff, shockingly enough. How 'bout them apples?
Post by LadyLoveLonesome on Jul 21, 2010 2:17:05 GMT -5
Well hello hello! I think I'm going to enjoy this site.
Name: Jamie URL: www.facebook.com/9xBlue Location: New England Age: 17 How You Found Us: Monkees DeviantArt group was advertising Favorite Monkee: Mike (but I have a secret love of Davy) Favorite Episode(s): Monkees Get Out More Dirt, The Devil and Peter Tork, I've Got a Little Song Here Favorite Album(s): Headquarters, Justus, PAC&J Favorite Song(s): Sweet Young Thing, Tear the Top Right off my Head, As We Go Along, While I Cry, Tear Drop City, Of You, Hard to Believe, You and I, Laugh, Hold on Girl, Randy Scouse Git
I don't know if any of you know me. I was Lennez66 on the Monkees LiveJournal communities. I have a deviantart account - ByeByeSweetMiss66. I posted a lot of stuff on LJ, and I will probably end up reposting it on here, in hopes of getting new readers and opinions on my work. I love working with other writers. If anyone wants to try out a partnership, I'll give it a shot.
Name: Christina URL: mercury-diva.livejournal.com Location: Pittsburgh, PA Age: 20 How You Found Us: Mini's Livejournal Favorite Monkee: Micky! You must read his book, IT IS AWESOME. Favorite Episode(s): "Alias Micky Dolenz," "Monkee Mother," "Monkees at the Movies," "The Picture Frame," "I Was a 99 Lb. Weakling," "Monkees Watch Their Feet," "Fairy Tale" Favorite Album(s): A tie between PCA&J and Head. Favorite Song(s): "Oh My My...", "Long Title," "Mommy and Daddy," "Sometime in the Morning," "Randy Scouse Git," "Goin' Down," "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone," "Papa Gene's Blues"
Last Edit: Jul 21, 2010 21:22:23 GMT -5 by Christina
Name: Samantha URL:www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=699755282 hi3ei.deviantart.com/ Location: California Age: 19 (next week I'll be 20!) How You Found Us: Deviantart Favorite Monkee: Mike Nesmith! I mean just look at those sideburns! and that body! Favorite Episode(s): Monkee See, Monkee Die, Your Friendly Neighborhood Kidnappers, The Chaperone, Dance, Monkee, Dance, The Monkees in Texas, and Some Like it Lukewarm Favorite Album(s):Headquarters, Birds bees and the Monkees, P,A, C and Jones, and The Monkees Favorite Song(s): They change from time to time, but right now: Love is only sleeping, Take a Giant Step, Good Clean Fun, Tear the top right off my head, Gettin' in.
Post by katmastorkmas on Jul 26, 2010 17:40:12 GMT -5
Name: Katherkitteh Tork (Katherine) URL: katmas.deviantart.com/ Location: The UK! Age: 14 (15 in two or three weeks) How You Found Us: Rexy Rexin on DA <3 Favorite Monkee: Peter Tork. I want that hippie so bad it's unbelivable. I mean, come on, everyone knows he's mine... But I'm willing to share. >> << Favorite Episode(s): Monkees Get Out More Dirt, Monkees In Texas, Monkees on the Wheel, 33 and 1/3 Favorite Album(s): Head Favorite Song(s): Alvin, Star Collector, Door Into Summer, Mommy and Daddy, Milkshake, Higher and Higher, Mary Mary, Dress Sexy For Me.
Name: Amy URL: You're on it, kids. Location: New Jersey/New York Age: 27 How You Found Us: Moondreams' brain, and then we "honed" like in Coneheads and haven't looked back since. Favorite Monkee: Peter. I would do things to that man that he would never forget if only he didn't have a girlfriend would let me. Favorite Episode(s): Fairy Tale; Dance, Monkee, Dance; Monkees a la Mode; Monkees on the Wheel; The Chaperone; Monkees Race Again (only because of the insane amount of Torksmith moments contained therein). Favorite Album(s): Birds, Bees, & the Monkees, and Headquarters. Favorite Song(s): It's so damn hard to choose...Listen to the Band, Circle Sky (when they do it live in the "Monkees on Tour" episode), Auntie's Municipal Court, Pleasant Valley Sunday, Lady's Baby, P.O. Box 9847, A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You, Steppin' Stone, (both when Peter does them live with his band).
Last Edit: Jul 26, 2010 22:19:08 GMT -5 by Miss Mini
Socially shy, but secretly awesome.
"Nobody ever lends money to a man with a sense of humor."
Post by Lucy and Ramona on Jul 26, 2010 22:10:22 GMT -5
Name: Lucy or Sarah, I respond to either. URL: http://lucy_and_ramona.livejournal.com (our fic archive is there) Location: Ohio Age: 18 How You Found Us: Through Mini, I believe Favorite Monkee: It was Peter for a really long time, and now it's Mike because of... things... Favorite Episode(s): Argh... Hmm. Right now, it's Monkee See, Monkee Die. But I'm also rather fond of Monkee Chow Mein and Monkee Mother. Favorite Album(s): Instant Replay and PAC&J. And I have a soft spot for Changes and Pool It! Favorite Song(s): This is hard... Gonna say... You Just May Be the One. Or Mommy and Daddy. I'll Spend My Life With You is gorgeous. Do You Feel It Too! Oh, and I have a soft spot for Propinquity because it's the basis of the first fic I ever wrote with Mona.
Post by newdivision on Jul 30, 2010 10:17:05 GMT -5
Name: Cat URL: newdivision-00.deviantart.com Location: New England Age: 17 How You Found Us: the monkees group on Deviantart Favorite Monkee: Peter and Mike. I really love all four of them, in different ways. Favorite Episode(s): Monkees in a Ghost Town, The Chaperone, Monkee vs Machine Favorite Album(s): Headquarters (I haven't heard all the Monkees albums so I don't know many more after PAC&J) Favorite Song(s): For Pete's Sake, You Just May Be the One, Steppin' Stone
When I get back from vacation on August 5th, Ill begin posting my stories and art. I got into the Monkees through a friend, and then I really got into them in July. I still haven't finished the TV show or listened to all the songs, so I'm still pretty new.
Name: Woolhat's Travelling Mood (WTM) URL: None Location: Nr London, England Age: 25 (good god, I've been writing and reading this stuff for ten years now!) How you found us: Through 'Where its safe' Fave Monkee: Mike (naturally) Fave Episode: Monstrous Monkee Mash Fave Album: Pisces, Aquarius etc Fave Song: Circle Sky