Saturday Ideas #33

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 is right with your life?

Sentence: Lester Friedman’s nose could have sheltered the Sphinx.

Paragraph: The only thing Eloise knew at the moment was that she was in trouble. Big trouble. Bad trouble. Major bad trouble. It did not usually take much to get her into trouble – a look, a word, a tear – but THIS? Holy shit! She was going to get killed dead. That freakin’ Harvey! He started it all, but where was he now? Gonzo!

Prompt: Describe the most amazing magic trick you have ever seen.

Word of the Day: sain – v.t. to make the sign of the cross over, or to bless. as a protection against evil (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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