INSPIRED BY TODAY’S JUMBLE®

What took me so long? A blog named Word Inventions and I never got around to making up my own words? Well, the time has come… Thank you to David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek, creators of JUMBLE®–‘That scrambled word game’… CLYDOC Marcie turned from the cloudy weather outside and shook Read more…

10 Writing Prompts for September 24

“Give it up. It’s old technology.” Just I wanted to hear. I’d show these dorks… “She tops out at one hundred words a minute.” “Granted, it’s not the easiest car to extricate yourself from.” “How about a coffee?” He reached into his briefcase. “Only if it comes with a little Read more…

10 Writing Prompts for September 20

From writing prompt #7 below… “Here are three things you should know about me.” I turned away and winced. Am I going to want to hear this? “One, my right leg is longer than my left one.” “Fascinating,” I said. Please let that be the worst of it. “Two, my favorite food Read more…

Sharing a writer’s guest post…

I really liked this post from Cynthia Morris [Rally Your Courage to Write Your Book] on productiveflourishing.com. Points that resonated: “…we often find a bigger reason for why we’re not writing: lack of confidence.” “I always encourage my clients to write a permission slip.” [=a ‘Yes, you can do this!”] “There Read more…