Tuesday Tips #107

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: Are you a serious person or will you never be one?

Sentence: Ferris Park was no longer a safe place for families.

Paragraph: Before going into the shop, Mareesha huddled into herself and counted the coins one more time. She could not bear the shame of having too little money, like before. She bit her tongue to forget the memory and stiffened her back. Sharp bones stuck out from her body, unfed for two days.

Prompt: Detail a stranger’s unexpected reaction to you.

Word of the Day: ineluctable adj. incapable of being evaded; inescapable. (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, 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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2 Responses to Tuesday Tips #107

  1. mskatykins says:

    Ooh, what an intriguing prompt!

  2. Cyranette says:

    Why thank you, my dear…:-)

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