Thursday Thoughts #31

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: What could you go on and on about?

Sentence: When petrified, Pearce always resorted to humor.

Paragraph: She had not been driving very long on the narrow road paralleling the White River when she pulled over. The clear, deep water beckoned to her, like a 50-meter pool. With the forest for shelter, she disrobed to her underwear and dove into the chill water, swimming underwater until she needed air. Turning onto her back, she smiled up at the sky, then rolled over and dove back down again. Being so at home in the water, she often thought that perhaps she had been a dolphin in a previous life. She sat down on the rocky bottom and looked up at the light above, feeling totally at peace.

Prompt: Give the directions to your favorite restaurant.

Word of the Day: faradize – v.t. to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current (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.


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, genealogy, and travel. I met my soulmate online and we've been married 19 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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One Response to Thursday Thoughts #31

  1. querryman says:

    New here, and still finding my way around. Can’t resist anything about writing. Nice idea. 🙂

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