Archive for the ‘hello my name is…’ Category
Owner, city: Liz Hover, Winnipeg, Canada
How I got my name: My name comes from a misunderstanding. A co-worker in my person’s office suggested ‘Satan’ but my person heard ‘Sadie.’ As it turns out, it was the only name that my person and her husband agreed on.
Owner, city: Antonia Richmond, San Francisco, CA
How I got my name: Well, my foster parents named me Sandi, but then my real mom changed it to Micah. It’s pronounced MEE-kah, not MYE-kah. Between you and me, I think my mom spells it wrong, which is funny, because she’s a writer.
Owner, city: Terri and Dan, Toronto Ontario
How I got my name: I was born with just one working eye; the other was blind and improperly formed, thanks to an unknown birth defect. One-Eyed Willy is a character in The Goonies, and it became my name for obvious reasons.