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A Question…
Monday, June 20th, 2011

Tomorrow, I’ll blog one last time before I head out on the road. So ya know today I have a ton of things to do…get my nails done, get the car’s oil changed, laundry, pack…blah, blah, blah. Today’s post will be short. Just something to get you thinking because you know you need someone to prod you into doing that. :mrgreen:

If you had to change your first name , what would you choose as your new name?

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29 comments to “A Question…”

  1. Stephanie
    · June 20th, 2011 at 7:00 am · Link

    If I had to change my name I guess it would be to Olivia. I’ve always loved that name. Although Stephanie isn’t bad either…

  2. Andrew G
    · June 20th, 2011 at 7:01 am · Link

    Hello Delilah,
    If I were to change my first name, hmmmmm……. I would probably go with Jacob because it is such a strong name.

    I just LOVE your books!!! πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜€

    Have an AWESOME week!! Luv ya!! πŸ˜›

    –Andrew G

  3. Keisha Talley
    · June 20th, 2011 at 7:09 am · Link

    If I could change my name it would be to Sasha

    Cute journal

  4. UpfrontReader
    · June 20th, 2011 at 7:25 am · Link

    When I was a little girl, I desperately wanted to be named Katrina or Jennifer (can you stand it?) Now I think I would want something imposing and dignified like Victoria or Katherine (with a “K” of course!)

  5. Christy M
    · June 20th, 2011 at 7:36 am · Link

    probably Ariadne (air-re-add-nee) cuz i just like it! Ari for short! πŸ˜†

  6. Jeri Hughes
    · June 20th, 2011 at 9:19 am · Link

    Esther – it was my maternal grandmother’s name.

  7. tammy ramey
    · June 20th, 2011 at 9:19 am · Link

    i have always liked the name Elizabeta i think it is a beautiful form of Elizabeth but more exotic sounding.

  8. shadow
    · June 20th, 2011 at 9:23 am · Link

    when i was younger, i always loved the name stephanie. now ive grew into my name and i wouldnt want to change it. i always hated how i was the only kid named ‘shadow’ and how weird the name was. now i like being one of a kind. πŸ™‚

  9. Diane Sadler
    · June 20th, 2011 at 10:15 am · Link

    I like my nam but if I ever changed it, it would be Chia

  10. Dawn
    · June 20th, 2011 at 10:40 am · Link

    While I really like my name cause I rarely hear it, I love the name Sierra as well.

  11. Lisa Coutch
    · June 20th, 2011 at 10:42 am · Link

    If I were to have a choice……Bella (after the flowering plant) or Cattibrie (a character in a book series who was strong but vulnerable). Thank you for reminding me to fantasize and lighten up. πŸ˜‰

  12. Kate
    · June 20th, 2011 at 10:49 am · Link

    I would change my name to Genevieve. πŸ˜‰

  13. Stacy Wilson
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:34 am · Link

    I always wanted to name one of my daughters (I have 4) Bree Suzane. My dh nixed it. If I HAD to change my name, it would probably be Bree Suzane. My first name was my paternal grandmother’s maiden name, carried over from Scotland. So, would I, if I COULD change it? No.

    My oldest daughter is named for a one episode Star Trek character. Zarahbeth. Spock’s first love. πŸ˜‰

    My next daughter is named from the bible, the Book of Ruth. Her full name is Naomi Ruth. It fits her so well!

    Next is my thunder eyed baby. Haley Fawn. Her middle name is from the delivery nurse when I had Naomi. She was a very special, fantastic person. Helped me tremendously. Btw, I say thunder eyed, as Haley’s eyes are that color blue/gray that look like thunder head just before the storm breaks.

    Lastly, but not least, is my gem baby. Amber CrystalRose. Yes, the middle name is as typed.

    Each has a unique name, as do I. Hopefully, they will never want to change their names. But if they do, I will certainly support them.

    Delilah, if YOU had to change your name, what would it be?

  14. Bridget Werbin
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:43 am · Link

    I sorta aready “changed” my first name. I go by my middle name, Bridget, which I love!

  15. Becky W
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:49 am · Link

    I like my name, but if I had to change it, it would be Elizabeth or Desiree.

  16. Kathleen Clark
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:50 am · Link

    I love my name. But, I get very upset when people want to give me a nickname of my name! Why is that?! If I have told you my name is Kathleen, why then would you call me Kathy, so I have to correct you?! To me, that’s another “person”! So, if I could choose another name it would be one that “couldn’t” be turned into a nickname! I like GLORIA!

  17. Trish
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:58 am · Link

    I like my “Trish” short for Patricia but if I had to change it would be “Anastasia” then all would know me for the “Princess” I am! πŸ˜‰

  18. Ilona
    · June 20th, 2011 at 12:26 pm · Link

    I guess if I were to change my name (which I wouldn’t as I like my name 😳 ) it would have to be a pretty female name starting with ‘A’ so that I fit in with the rest of the family (who are all ‘A’ names πŸ˜€ πŸ™„

  19. Marika Weber
    · June 20th, 2011 at 12:34 pm · Link

    I like my name even though most people have butchered since birth but if I could change it, I would change it to Vivian.

  20. Kelli Jo Calvert
    · June 20th, 2011 at 12:43 pm · Link

    I would go with my middle name, Jo. I’ve always liked it and maybe it reminds me a little of Louisa May Alcott and Little Women. πŸ™‚

  21. Laura Bowles
    · June 20th, 2011 at 1:04 pm · Link

    I would change my name to Angelique Skye. I like the these names for the shortform that could be used, Angel Skye.

  22. Melissa Porter
    · June 20th, 2011 at 1:37 pm · Link

    I do like my name but when I was younger I liked Bella. I still like it to this day.
    I did have fun naming my kids. My first daughter Elizabeth Irene got her name from a book I was reading and her grandmother. Elizabeth was from the book and Irene from her grandmother. Melanie Rose is named after her aunt who passed on. Alexsandria Maree is also named after two girls in a book I was reading.
    If you changed your name what would you change it to?
    Thanks for the contest.

  23. Christina Freas
    · June 20th, 2011 at 2:35 pm · Link

    I like names that are long and can be shortened, so Samantha, is awesome, and just change it to Sam….yeah, just Sam. Have a safe trip, take a ton of pic’s.

  24. Nichelle Scott-Williams
    · June 20th, 2011 at 3:46 pm · Link

    If I had to change my first name I think I would pick:

    Dyani. I have always loved that name. It is a Native American name meaning deer.

    I am a lover of names and love many more…but yes here is one that I would pick (using it in a book, since I can’t use it myself).

    Have a safe trip.

  25. Mary
    · June 20th, 2011 at 5:03 pm · Link

    Well if i had to change my name i think i would change it to….. Kaylee i have always loved that name.

  26. pookietoes
    · June 20th, 2011 at 11:08 pm · Link

    Arden. I have always loved that name and I wouldn’t be the only female jr. around. It was cute when I was young now, it nerve wrecking.

  27. Mary Preston
    · June 21st, 2011 at 3:12 am · Link

    Isabelle. I feel like an Isabelle some days & not a Mary.

  28. Jen B.
    · June 21st, 2011 at 7:37 am · Link

    My mother wanted to name me Stephanie Erin but ended up letting my older sister pick my name. I have really never wanted any other name. Now my middle name, that could use work. It’s Kay. No, not okay. Just Kay. I end up playing Who’s One First everytime I tell people my name. Although I am glad my mother didn’t choose Katherine of Kelly like she had considered doing.

  29. Delilah Devlin
    · June 21st, 2011 at 12:02 pm · Link

    The Red-Headed Hellion says she wants to be Jack or Saffron. I already chose my name–Delilah! πŸ˜†

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