Tuesday Tips #11

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 to be pampered?

Sentence: It is always sad to see an elderly woman wearing too much makeup.

Paragraph: The air was still and heavy. Every person and creature, hiding in their shelters, were waiting for the onslaught. The sirens had given them scant warning, but it was enough for these survival veterans. The town had been rebuilt three times in the past ten years.   

Prompt: Describe flying into a storm that cannot be avoided. Do bumpy rides bother you? Do you ask for another drink? Do you comfort the people next to you? Are you scared poopless?

Word of the Day: droit – n. 1. a legal right 2. that to which one has legal claim (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.

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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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