Thursday Thoughts #75

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: How hard and/or far have you pushed yourself?

Sentence: She stood at the cliff’s edge overlooking the roiling sea, the stormy wind threatening to blow her down.

Paragraph: It was dark by the time the police found us. A flashlight beamed through the open window and a voice said, “Jesus Christ!” Since that time I have always equated those words with something awful and usually bloody.

Prompt: Name a fear you have overcome.

Word of the Day: caravansary n. in the Orient, a kind of inn with a large central court, where caravans stop for the night (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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