Tuesday Tips #69

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: Are you at anyone’s beck-and-call?

Sentence: Fit and trim, Montgomery found corpulence disgusting.

Paragraph: “Excuse me,” an unusual voice began in my ear, “but do you happen to know the way to the King Edwards Hotel?” A voice that was at once both soft and confident with a slight lilting trill. Intrigued, I turned and saw the most lovely woman I had ever seen, her beauty emanating outwards through cornflower blue eyes in a face I knew would feel like warm satin beneath my fingertips.

Prompt: List five things you would like to accomplish in the next five years.

Word of the Day: boustrophedon n : the writing of alternate lines in opposite directions (as from left to right and from right to left) (Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition, 2011)

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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