The Word of The Day is SKITTER.     skit·ter /ˈskidər/ verb move lightly and quickly or hurriedly  "the girls skittered up the stairs" draw (bait) jerkily across the surface of the water as a technique in fishing. Please feel free to use the word in a story, poem, or other writing exercises of your own … Continue reading SKITTER


  The word of the day today is "Mawkish".   Please use this word in a story, a poem, or any type of writing exercise that pleases you best!  Def:  mawkish: insincerely emotional.  Please create a ping-back to your post by including a link to this page in whatever you are posting. If you want to participate, … Continue reading MAWKISH

Music Monday’s Challenge – #2

Last week saw the launch of a new challenge, to write a story or poem based on a piece of music rather than a picture or a word prompt. Click here to see last weeks post: The piece of music was L'apres Midi de la faune by Debussy and for those of you who … Continue reading Music Monday’s Challenge – #2