There is nothing we can’t do in fiction – the question is – should we? Part of writing is saying “what happens?” part of editing is saying “Should it happen?” and more importantly “Is it important to the story?” Sometimes its a choice: do we go big, or do we go small?
Today’s Prompt: Go Big
I think in most of my stories, the hero isn’t the hero because they decide to do something – they’re just in the right place at the right time (although more often than not, they’re in the wrong place at precisely the wrong time.) – It’s all a matter of perspective
Today’s Prompt : Remind me to never do that again
Sometimes something small and random can change everything – sometimes its as simple as a few words, spoken at the right time, sometimes just being there or not being there. Sometimes it is intentional, and others just happen.
Today’s Prompt: Random
Sometimes the best thing we can say to someone we love is nothing – to simply be there for them.
Today’s Prompt: It’s the little things
I’ve always believed that if you can find something to laugh about, no matter how stressful the situation – its one that can’t get the better of you. Sometimes its hard, but sometimes– it is exactly what you need to survive.
Today’s Prompt- No laughing matter
No matter how much you love a person, no matter how dedicated you are… we all need a break sometimes, even from ourselves.
Today’s Prompt: A getaway.
Thinking about the lyrics from a YES song – Don’t surround yourself with yourself, move on back two squares…
Today’s Prompt (bonus points if you know the movie): “Always, no, never… forget to check your references…”