Category Archive: Words

How to make a word lose its meaning

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My cat has completed a thorough scan and found one word that my “NEVER PUBLISH ANYTHING USING THIS SWILL” filter has failed to catch. It is my opinion (and as you know, everyone… Continue reading

Drowning in a sea of words. Need…advice…

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I’m trying to draft a letter to an agent, but there is SO much I want to say. Do I start by admitting that I’m a serial writer and if writing were a… Continue reading

Editing is a humbling experience.

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I’ve heard it said that people who can, do & people who can’t, teach.  Personally, I think that’s a crock of cr@p. The best teachers are the ones who have slogged through the… Continue reading

Wordvolution

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Originally posted on Two on a Rant:
? The origin of the human race, and all of it’s hues, is hidden in the dust and dirt of time. Words, ethereal as the air…

Annoying sayings

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Sarcasm alert. Sayings that never made sense to me: Well!   I never…            Anyone who says that probably has lived a sheltered life. I can’t…I just can’t…    Finish… Continue reading

Obtuse

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There are words I love, simply for the fact they sound like exactly what they mean. Obtuse is a good example: Slow minded and/or insensitive.   But that depends upon what angle you look at… Continue reading

Seriously flawed standards

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Now, on a serious note. I happened upon a writer on Twitter and Facebook: Dakota Willink Her Twitter introduction:  “Amazon Int’l Bestselling Romance Author | Survived my 1st publishing with coffee & wine… Continue reading

#Weekly #Whatever #Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 114 – Emotions & Healing

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/09/19/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-114-emotions-healing/ Etheree Poetry – Syllabic Pattern: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, Rhyme: None <_><_><_>     Our shadows with humor glowingly dance, a monument to friendship; laughter healing our scars, chasing… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Screwed

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Are you board bored yet?  If so, welcome to the 21st century where “a long wait” is 5 minutes. I have to say that although my boss is a millennial, and half my… Continue reading

3 in the morning philslopophy

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It’s 3 in the morning and I’m 2 brain cells away from comatose.  If there’s noting nothing new in this post, give me a brake break.   Today, I can’t even smell spell write… Continue reading