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 count things?
Sentence: He tickled her so much she peed her pants.
Paragraph: Thunk, grunt, thud. He had courted her with respect. Thunk, grunt, thud. He had given her whatever she wanted. Thunk, grunt, thud. He had brought her out here to this beautiful, secret spot. Thunk, grunt, thud. They had skinny-dipped and laughed in the sparkling, clear river. Thunk, grunt, thud. He had told her that he loved her and that they would be happy together. Thunk, grunt, thud. She thanked him for a fun time, as she got dressed, but she had to get back to the city. Thunk, grunt, thud. She had not understood after all. Thunk, grunt, thud. She was no different from the others. Thunk, grunt, thud. With a deep sigh, he dropped the shovel.
Prompt: Recall the most strenuous work you have done.
Word of the Day: geniture – n. birth or nativity. (RANDOM HOUSE WEBSTER’S COLLEGE DICTIONARY, 1991)
If your work needs a title, tweaking, or critiquing, please do not hesitate to ask. Cyranette is here for you.