Monday Musings #106

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: Can you take as well as give constructive criticism?

Sentence: Preferring the obscurity of the distant past, Rocket Mumford developed a website to attract like souls.

Paragraph: Tabitha Ricardo enjoyed the day’s calm before her stormy husband returned home. Although she still loved him to pieces, he could be quite a handful. Over the years, his explosiveness had turned their childlessness into a blessing. By having to put them first and shelter them from their father’s wrath, children would have turned her into a crone.

Prompt: Make a list of all the things you would miss if you could no longer hear.

Word of the Day: miscible adj. capable of being mixed. (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.

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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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