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 long do your fingers remain poised upon the keyboard between thoughts?
Sentence: Sitting on the back patio, enjoying the unusually warm winter weather, Brenda’s eyes automatically closed when a soft breeze touched her face.
Paragraph: Henry Cougar smelled. His arthritis kept him from taking showers or baths. The best he could do was soap and water on a wash cloth, but he could not reach most of his body. Although Mrs. Cougar was disgusted with her husband of fifty-five years, she was not about to help him with his hygiene.
Prompt: Describe a time when you were lost.
Word of the Day: burble – v.i. 1. to make a bubbling sound; bubble; gurgle. 2. to speak in an excited manner. – n. 3. a bubbling or gentle flow. 4. an excited flow of speech. (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.