Sunday Ponderings #81

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 prefer an elevator or an escalator?

Sentence: He buried her in the garden that she tended so caringly.

Paragraph: Heather loved her name. As soon as she was old enough to understand that it was also the name of the pretty pinkish purple flowers that grew wild everywhere, she became obsessed as only a child can. She insisted her room and clothes were the colors of the summer heaths that surrounded the familly’s cottage and enchanted her on the long car trips to Loch Lomond every August.

Prompt: Recall an unconventional place where you had a quickie.

Word of the Day: seagirt adj. surrounded by the sea (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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