The purpose of this blog is to help writers with their work, to be museful or perhaps instrumental in unclogging thoughts. To this end, I am providing a daily question, beginning sentence, beginning paragraph, prompt, and word-of-the-day to stimulate your “little gray cells.”
Question: Do you relish or avoid family gatherings?
Sentence: Damish put down the brush and took several steps back from his painting, wanting desperately to be satisfied.
Paragraph: Like so many midwestern towns, Bloomington was filled with history and lush scenery. Unfortunately, its countryside boundaries had been incorporated several times until its population boomed in a multitude of subdivisions. Commissioner Betty Loomis was not happy about this. Born and raised a Bloomingtonian, she had voted against incorporating outlying areas every time.
Prompt: Watch the rain. Describe the drops, the intensity or mildness. Where are the drops landing and what effect do they have in a particular spot?
Word of the Day: ligneous – adj. of, or having the nature of, wood; woody (WEBSTER’S NEW WORLD COLLEGE DICTIONARY, 3rd ed., 1996)
If your work needs a title, tweaking, or critiquing, please do not hesitate to ask. Cyranette is here for you.