Saturday Ideas #78

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 sing?

Sentence: “I’ll not countenance such mistruths, Billy boyo!” declared his ancient uncle.

Paragraph: From early on, we knew when to skedaddle outside and leave Mom alone, no matter the weather. Every frew weeks, like clockwork, our usually smiling mother changed into a snarling witch who could not be pleased. We didn’t have a clue why, but the first warning sign was doughnuts for breakfast.

Prompt: Name a recent regret.

Word of the Day: nascent adj : coming or having recently come into existence (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, 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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