Blogging · challenge · Word of the day

Foreign – Word of the Day Challenge

Today’s Word of the Day is Foreign. If you want to participate, create a pingback to link your post. Not sure how to do that? See how to create pingbacks here. Please note that for the prompts that I publish, the comment box will now remain open for people who experience trouble with pingbacks. […] via… Continue reading Foreign – Word of the Day Challenge

Blogging · Cadavre exquis · challenge

Cadavre Exquis, anyone?

Dear Lovelies, If you were a part of The Cove last year, you might remember when we played Cadavre Exquis. It is a writing game, and this year, I'll hold two separate challenges. One for story-tellers, and one for people who prefer poetry. The two challenges will be held on the Word of the Day Challenge blog. If… Continue reading Cadavre Exquis, anyone?

Blogging · challenge · Fiction · Word of the day

On stage…

  I’ve seen your number so many times… The music starts, skillfully picked to tease their appetite in the dark. Hands are clapping in the crowd even before the spotlight turns on to bathe you with its artificial light. You suddenly appear, all covered in glitters and shimmers, and the room goes crazy! People whistle,…… Continue reading On stage…

Blogging · Me myself and I · Thoughts

Are you mocking me?

  A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post about this daily newsletter that provides me with a word du jour. (If you missed it, you can catch up here.) Some of the selections I got so far were popinjay, logomachy, spavined and vespertine. I was satisfied with the service provided, and happy to learn a…… Continue reading Are you mocking me?