The object of the game is to take one word - preferably a cool word that can invoke a lot of thought or meaning and write a thought on the one word. Exercises like this can help to spark creativity and improve writing.
Share a thought or experience around the word that is no more than a short paragraph long and does not include the original word - but the ideas/thoughts the words convey to you!
I think it will be fun to see how many different ideas and thoughts different people have It may also spark some ideas for doing hubs or writing stories etc.
We can start a new thread with a different word each week or every few days or something ...
Anyway Today's Word - One of my personal favorites - Serendipity
I really didn't want to go to this particular dinner. I couldn't think of a polite way to back out of it, I knew it was important to my friend/hostess. I was never comfortable attending functions alone, knowing that I would not know anyone there but the host. I now saw an opportunity to face my social fears, so I put on my best mask of confidence and away I went. After several hours of pleasant conversation, I not only discovered that I am able to function in social situations, I also met a future client who has referred ongoing work to me in the process. Sometimes we get what we want by pushing ourselves out of our comfort zones.
She had ten years of local newspapers stacked up in the hall. Two other rooms packed to the ceiling with photos. Most of the other rooms in the house were dominated by the presence of the cats. White cats in the front bedroom,grey in the back bedrooms, and the tabbies downstairs. So when, as I tidied and threw away some of the junk, I discovered the newspaper with details of her wedding, a baby photo with her name and date of birth on the back of it and a seal point Siamese cat in the kitchen I was not sure what the word was for it.
by Mary Hyatt 3 years ago
I've always wondered why some Hubbers have more than one account. Is this a good thing or not? The only thing I can think of is that after a person writes many Hubs, it becomes a chore to take care of that one account.
by Keith Schroeder 6 years ago
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by James Paterson 9 years ago
My work "mates" found out a while back that I write Hubs and now every time I write a new Hub, I have to look forward to going into work Knowing that I will get teased about my latest work, it is very off putting and makes me want to stop writing altogether.I wonder if anyone could offer...
by Marisa Hammond Olivares 6 years ago
Join us for Relay Writing! How it works...Choose a hub (writing prompt) from the Relay Writing participants.Their hub will end with a writing prompt.You write a new hub with THAT writing prompt and you end it with a NEW writing prompt.Another hubber writes the next hub and it keeps going.Jump back...
by girly_girl09 9 years ago
I have been following the show on hulu.com and watching all the episodes there. I have to say that I think it's sort of dumb, but I can't stop watching it! lol Oh, well. Only one week left...it's good guilty pleasure tv that I can have on in the background while I'm writing hubs. I'm glad Spencer...
by mainstreetcm 8 years ago
Has anyone here ever thought about posting fiction? Or would that be best produced on your own...website?
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