Category Archives: Daily Prompt

Abstract – Daily Post – March 10,2017

noun noun: abstract; plural noun: abstracts; noun: the abstract ˈabˌstrakt/ 1. a summary of the contents of a book, article, or formal speech. Today’s Daily Post prompt triggered a though about my love of fiction writing, so I thought I … Continue reading

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Admiration – WPC – 4-29-16

The Weekly Photo Challenge for this week (4/29/2016) is centered on the theme of Admiration. In my lifetime I have been blessed with so many role models. My father, both grandfathers, and next door neighbor who became like a second … Continue reading

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Crossroads – Daily Post 4-26-16

Some people love approaching crossroads. It can be an exhilarating feeling if you seek adventure. But for others it taps into one of their greatest fears, making the wrong choice. I have seen two really interesting examples as I watch … Continue reading

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Blogging from A to Z (2016) – Yes or No

So the time has come to make the long term strategic plan about an opportunity to seriously increase the exposure to my blogs. By seriously i mean the potential to have up to a couple thousand bloggers visit my writing … Continue reading

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Places – Daily Post – 3/16/15

The Daily Post for 3/16/15 asks:  Beach, mountain, forest, or somewhere else entirely? This post is particularly timely as only five hours previous I finally exited a chartered bus along with 100 or so harried band students from my daughter’s … Continue reading

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I’d Like to Thank My Cats – Daily Post for 3/9/15

You are receiving an award –- either one that already exists, or a new one created just for you. What would the award be, why are you being honored, and what would you say in your acceptance speech? I guess … Continue reading

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Preparing for April A to Z – Choosing themes and building skeletons

Two years ago I got in on a wonderful blogging adventure called the April A to Z Blogging Challenge. Coming out of winter into the favorite of my seasons, spring, I almost did not take part. You see my hobbies … Continue reading

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Two Left Feet – Daily Post – Jan 21, 2015

Today’s Daily Post prompt asked what we MUST do within the first 30 minutes to get the day started off right. I guess the first thing is to greet everyone in the household if they are up. It may just … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt – All It’s Cracked Up To Be

Tell us about a time when everything actually turned out exactly as you’d hoped. I would have to say the trip I made to Belize in Central America in December of 2013 is a prime example of everything turning out … Continue reading

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My List of Regular Blog Challenges – 3 January -Yeah Write Moonshine Grid

Do you ever take a look at your list of visits to see which blog posts are receiving regular traffic? I do and not surprisingly the one seeing the most clicks now is a post based on Growing Wave petunias. … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: To Boldly Go. . .

Daily Prompt- To Boldly Go An impending new year gives rise to reflection and goal setting. What will your goals for 2014 be? It’s never to early to start thinking about self improvement! Goal-setting is a favorite past time for … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: No Fair

Daily Prompt- No Fair – Tell us about something you think is terribly unfair — and explain how you would rectify it. I suppose I am coming at this from an odd perspective, but what I think is extremely unfair is the spectacle … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt – Bookworms

Daily Prompt – Bookworms Grab the nearest book. Open it and go to the tenth word. Do a Google Image Search of the word. Write about what the image brings to mind. The book I chose, after looking at several others … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Dialogue

This is my response to the Weekly Writing Challenge. This particular challenge hits the sweet spot since I have been writing dialogue for several years. Your challenge this week? Begin a post with a scene that includes dialogue. Think of … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Backward

This is my response to the Weekly Writing Challenge. This one is a particularly challenging approach, as we are directed to tell a story in the opposite way as usual. In short, we are to begin at the end of … Continue reading

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