WORD: (n) a single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used with others (or alone) to form a sentence and typically shown with a space on either side when written or printed
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools. Napoleon Bonaparte
Suit the action to the word, the word to the action. William Shakespeare
What is a writer without words? Stitch together wonderful words and you create a story.
I just found a really neat site that I am going to bookmark and I am sure I will go back to often: Thesaurus.com.
I looked up my name (Smart) on the site. Wow! I never knew that humble little word could be used in so many ways. Go over and put a word in the search window at the top of the page and see what comes up. It can be a little overwhelming and very helpful.
Do you know what the 100 most used words are? Click here to find out.
Have you ever heard of six-word stories? There is actually a site for them. Find it here. Go check out the ones submitted and get inspired. Your six-word story can be a prompt that leads to writing an entire novel.
Here are a a couple of my bad six-word stories:
Bird drops seed. A tree grows.
A tree falls, creating housing crisis.
Do you have a six-word story you would like to add?
let your words soar like a seed in the wind and see what develops