Thursday Thoughts #101

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: Who of your friends amazes you?

Sentence: Not one to worry about price tags, Edna Bronson took an armful of coats to the fitting room.

Paragraph: The neck, torso, and partial left arm had been netted out of the water, put on ice, and taken to the harbor by the Coast Guard. Captain Dell Raye had called in the disturbing discovery in hopes that Conroe City police would have a name for the unfortunate woman. However, before docking Raye received word that the only missing person in the state was an elderly man. Shit, he murmured to himself.

Prompt: Name something you always do when you are nervous.

Word of the Day: sericeous adj : covered with fine silky hair (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, 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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