Some may like pink or blue or yellow or red, but purple people LOVE purple!

Some may like pink or blue or yellow or red, but purple people LOVE purple!

Category: Purple Stories and news

Grape Year in Review

Grape Year in Review

Time flies when you’re having purple fun!  I never did get around to doing a purple year in review in December so I’m doing it now.  We learned a lot of things about purple last year and here is a short recap with links to […]

The Emperor’s Purple Clothes

The Emperor’s Purple Clothes

Once upon a time there lived a cruel Emperor who hated purple.  He decreed that anyone found wearing the grape color would be beaten until he was black and blue.  For many years, nobody dared to defy the Emperor for fear of the law, until […]

No Grapes?

No Grapes?

I was scrolling through some funny pictures looking for Friday Funnies to post on my Art of Eloquence blog when I saw this:   What do you make of this?  It’s oddly specific and almost incomprehensible.  Looks like a garbage bin in which you can […]

Keeper of the Purple Twilight

Keeper of the Purple Twilight

Hey, purple lovers, did you know that there was an Outer Limits by that name?  Keeper of the Purple Twilight was an episode of the original Outer Limits during the second season of the show that aired December 5, 1964 (when I was two). I’ve […]

Grapielocks and the 3 Purple Bears

Grapielocks and the 3 Purple Bears

Once upon a time, there were three purple bears, the Momma Bear, the Papa Bear and little Grapie Bear.  One morning they were all set to eat their blueberry porridge when Papa Bear declared, “My blueberry porridge is too hot.  Then Momma Bear said, “My […]

The Green Young Man and the Grape Young Lady

The Green Young Man and the Grape Young Lady

Once upon a time, there lived a grape girl who was in her second year of college.  She had pledged Sigma Kappa the year before and loved wearing her lavender sorority t-shirts.  Her first sorority meeting of the year had a scheduled visit by the […]

Captain Purple

Captain Purple

Another grape episode of Captain Purple!  Donny Osmond stars as Captain Purple.  In this video, our purple hero thwarts a bank robbery…or does he? Have a grape day!

Eating Purple Fruit for 2011

Eating Purple Fruit for 2011

New research suggests eating purple fruit may ward off the effects of Alzheimer’s and MS!  Check out this excerpt from an article I found: “Research from Professor Douglas Kell, at the University of Manchester, has found that the majority of debilitating illnesses are in part […]

The Amazing Story of Mauvin, the Plumberry Bird!

The Amazing Story of Mauvin, the Plumberry Bird!

I did this last year and it was so much fun I decided to do it again this year.  I’m going to start off a Purple Story and I’d like each of you to contribute to it.  It’s such fun to see where our creative […]

Plumeria, The Princess of Purple

Plumeria, The Princess of Purple

Last week was For the Love of Purple.com’s one year anniversary so I decided to take a little jaunt down Violet Lane.  Here’s what I found.  Remember this from September 30th, 2009? The Story of Plumeria, The Princess of Purple Oh I had such fun […]