Tag: words

  • NaNoWriMo 2021: Done and dusted

     Congratulations!  Like a shark gracefully swimming through a sea of words, hunting down the plot of your story, you kept moving forward this month. All that hard work and forward momentum paid off, writer: you wrote 50,000 words in just 30 days! Wow! Katharine GrippCommunications Manager

  • Creative writing: Shopping.

    Words for the week: punishment, friendship, sunshine, shopping, board games, beginning Meaning of shopping: Shopping is an activity in which a customer browses the available goods or services presented by one or more retailers with the potential intent to purchase a suitable selection of them. Shopping – Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Shopping Fifty years […]

  • Creative Writing: The ash tray

    I enrolled in a course on Creative writing. I thoroughly enjoyed working with Shaun Levin on Creative Writing for Beginners: Bringing Your Story to Life Here is the end result of my story. The copper Ash tray A sailboat from the past into the future, that’s my copper ashtray. The ashtray comes from Indonesia. A […]

  • Love is in Da Blog 2020 Day 21 flowers and love

    Today’s intriguing prompt is from Barbara: Find a song with love & flowers. Thanks Barbara!!!!! Please head over to her wonderful blog “Teleporting Weena” and find out more about her and her interests. Today it is an Afrikaans song by Pieter Smith – Blomme(flowers) Blomme Vir jou sal ek blomme koop Tot my geld op […]

  • Love is in Da Blog 2020 Day 20 Don Williams

    Hop over to https://thebeewrites.com/2020/02/20/love-is-in-da-blog-2020-day-20-a-love-that-hurts-a-breakup-or-heartbreak-prompt-for-day-21/ Coffee black, cigarettesStart this day, like all the restFirst thing every morning that I doIs start missing you Some broken hearts never mendSome memories never endSome tears will never dryMy love for you will never die Rendezvous in the nightA willing woman to hold me tightBut in the middle of love’s […]

  • Love is in Da Blog 2020 Day 13

    Today’s prompt is from Di at Pensitivity101 and is a “Love Song for a Parent”.  But you love me Daddy Your five year old faceIs a dirty disgraceBut you love me, daddyYou scatter your toysAnd you make too much noiseBut you love me, daddyYou know little ladYou can be pretty badBut you love me, daddyYou wake me […]

  • Three Things Challenge #139

    https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/02/08/three-things-challenge-139/ Your three words/things today are: animalpatcheese “I’m sure these are animal teeth on the cheese,” said Dad. Bea pat Dad on the back: “Was me, Dad!”

  • #SoCS Feb. 8/2020 PACK

    Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “(un)pack.” Use “pack” or its opposite in your post. Have fun! “(un)pack” My dad knew how to pack a vehicle. We were three girls, my parents two dogs and a live chicken. My dad packed the car with space for all of us and heaps of […]

  • Three things Challinge #129

    https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/01/29/three-things-challenge-129/ The rules are easy. Use the three words in a paragraph or sentence. JACKET BOREDOM RELIEF When boredom strikes I put on my jacket and go window shopping to relief the feeling. 

  • JusJoJan 24/20 Change

    Linda gave the next prompt For more information please click on the next link Your prompt for JusJoJan January 24th, 2020, is “change.” Use the word “change” any way you’d like. Enjoy! Change During my lifetime I’ve made some changes which changed my whole life. The first change was when I got married and I had to […]

  • Three Things Challenge #122

    If you are interested in writing you may go and visit pensitivity101 at https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/01/22/three-things-challenge-122/ Words for no 122 VETPOSTERBAG My dog Trompie loves to go to the vet. He has some health issues and needs to visit regularly. He also knows where the bag with treats is after he has seen the vet. Behind the […]

  • Three things challenge 120

    https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/01/20/three-things-challenge-120/ Click on the above link for more information on the challenge. Words: tea nap mat I love tea. Early morning, the first cup. After my walk the second cup of tea. While I’m writing I’ll also drink a cup every hour. After lunch, I’ll take a nap while my dog naps on the mat […]