Thursday Thoughts #10

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 like your name?

Sentence: For the race, everyone in the family donned pink-ribboned t-shirts in support of Penny’s fight against breast cancer.

Paragraph: Periodically, Ray Moses would get migraines. They sent him to his dark-as-possible bedroom for hours to get over the nausea and pain. He prayed over and over for someone to lop his head off.

Prompt: You have to design a parade float. It can be for any parade you want or you can make up the celebration. What issue or part of life do you feel deserves a parade? It can be funny or serious, but it has to be very professional.

Word of the Day: jactation – n. an abnormally restless tossing of the body (RANDOM HOUSE WEBSTER’S COLLEGE DICTIONARY, 1991.)

If your work needs a title, tweaking, or critiquing, please do not hesitate to ask. Cyranette is here for you.

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About Cyranette

I have been writing since I was 11 and am now a grandmother of 9. Aside from my family, I love writing, reading, movies, gardening, genealology, and travel. I met my soulmate online and we've been married 18 years. I am a survivor of rape, abuse, and cancer. I believe in love, kindness, and common sense. I was born/raised in Indiana and have lived in Massachusetts, Texas, and California. I have visited: most of the United States, British Columbia, Germany, Austria, and Costa Rica. My husband and I would like to visit England, Europe, and New Zealand and to take a train ride along the Canadian/American border. I have written essays, articles, short stories, a romance novel, a self-help book, and several children's books.
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