Today's writing prompts at The Daily Post is the word, scorched. ℵ I was cursed/blessed with naturally curly hair. During the 1970s when I was a teenager, this was not cool. Older people told me how lucky I was and that I'd never need a perm. "Don't worry," they'd say. "Curly hair would be back in style [...]
Today's prompt at The Daily Post is Second Thoughts. ** This happened today. I was sitting at the counter because there were no tables available. It's not my favorite thing, sitting with my back to the world, but the restaurant was packed. Luckily, it appeared to be a relatively harmless crowd—office workers on their lunch break, retirees, and such. However, [...]
Today's prompt at The Daily Post is the word irksome. ** Irksome. Now there's a word for you. One of the things I find irksome is when people have to make it about themselves. You know the kind; the ones that have done, seen, or experienced everything that you have, only bigger, better, faster, shinier, or [...]
Today's prompt at The Daily Post is the word relish. ** My Aunt Franny (of blessed memory) was the matriarch mascot favorite of our family on my mom's side. Her house was headquarters. Family reunions, holiday & birthday parties, pretty much anything that happened, happened at her house. She and my uncle lived in a suburb of Chicago in a cute ranch-style [...]
Today's prompt at The Daily Post is hyperbole. ** Ten forevers pass... there's still no designated Hyperbole Day.