Signs of Trouble #SoCS
Signs of Trouble #SoCS EclecticEvelyn.com

Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “sign.”   “Looks like signs of trouble up ahead” Jeb nodded toward the flashing lights around the next bend. I didn’t feel much like talking so, I nodded and went back to my own thoughts. This day had been one sign of trouble after another. First, the […]

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Writing a Stream of Consciousness Exercise #SoCS
Stream of Consciousness EclecticEvelyn.com

Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “all or nothing.”   The first thing that popped into my head when I saw this prompt was this song. (video put in later) I have no idea why except the word nothing is in it.  It has been a while since I have participated in Stream […]

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So Like Very
So Like Very EclecticEvelyn.com

So is one of those filler words. Similar to like and very.  These are words that are overused, really mean nothing,  and don’t add anything to a sentence. If you are writing and you see “so”, “like”, or “very”, take a minute and rethink their use. Do you really need them in that sentence? Are […]

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Coat Conscious
Coat Conscious EclecticEvelyn.com

Coat of arms Coated tongue Raincoat prophylactic protects against more than rain Winter coat Hand me down coat coat of many colors Appalachian poverty turned into a Christmas Special entertainment for the masses Old coat torn coat Coat stuffed with newspapers protection against the cold on a New York sidewalk No coat Coated tongue no […]

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Memo, Post-its, and Scraps of Paper
Memos Post-Its and Scraps of Paper #SoCS EclecticEvelyn.com

Memos to myself. Post-it notes stuck everywhere. Little note pads with lists for everyone. Scraps of paper with phone numbers and no name. Who is this? Is this my handwriting? I don’t even recognize this area code. Reaching for a post-it, I write a note to find out who’s number this is and stick it […]

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#SOCS- Gathering Nuts for the Winter
Gathering Nuts for Winter #SOCS EclecticEvelyn.com

What popped into my mind when I read that today’s prompt was “coin” was the term to “coin a phrase” Exactly what does that mean.  Oh. I know what we mean by saying “He coined the phrase” but why is it coined?  Why do we say coined, I don’t see how money and a phrase are […]

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The Hunger #SOCS
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She could feel the hunger in her as she looked through the window. There he sat with his date, a woman well past her prime with blonde hair that can only come from a bottle. She was not jealous if anything she felt sorry for the woman. She knew what was coming. Maybe not tonight […]

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Under Pressure
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“Impress me with your knowledge of the law”  Mr. Johns whispered pressing her up against the bookshelves. She laughed uncomfortably knowing that if she planned on ever becoming a partner she had to put up with Mr. Johns and the rest of the good old boys club. How much pressure does it take to break through […]

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