Laughter: a natural multi-purpose
pain, weight-loss, lack of muscle tone
and complimentary to enjoyment;
easily obtained without prescription.
It is also a drug-free way to feeling good.
Laughs come in all dosages (listed in strength from weaker to
Smile Maker: spontaneous inner glow shown in the form of human
facial expression & LOL's online text.
Chuckle(s): small incremental burst.
Actual Laugh Out Loud: spontaneous audio as opposed to a Smile
Maker. It is stronger than a "Chuckle" but weaker than "The Belly
The Belly Laugh: stronger than an Actual Laugh and more genuine than
The Brought-to-Tears: an explosive, compulsive and uncontrolling
continuous laugh that literally brings you to tears and can be
often followed by high pitch squealing.
Taken as needed but necessity not required.
Copyright © 2009 Anita Johnson
is a professional photographer, a writer and artist,
born in Boston, MA and currently residing in Southern New
Hampshire. A single mother of two beautiful
ever-growing teenage boys, she is attending college at
Manchester Community College where she is studying Graphic
Design & Small Business Management. She loves to help
others by volunteering and giving to others. She volunteered
last year at a community library, being part of a knitters
club that made items donated to various places throughout
the city for seniors, clinics, and people in need (a photo
slideshow is on her webpage and at the archive of her blog: