It’s a year and a half now since they stopped posting them but – alack and alas, I blush to confess it! – still kinda miss those helpful little WordPress Daily Prompts and their soothing subtitle: Sometimes, you sit down to blog but your words and photos get stuck — prompts give them a push.
No use crying over spilt milk, of course, especially when your eggs are in more than one basket! Words are ten a penny and there are many ways to stumble across them. Open a dictionary, for example, and with eyes closed let your fingers do the walking. Or else click on a site such as https://randomwordgenerator.com/ which does exactly what it says on the tin.
The key thing, though, is to go with that word no matter what it is. After all, it’s hardly random if you have a choice. Unless you want some wriggle-room and decide to do best of three …
I got porter. Almost clicked again but thought I oughta lead by example and stick with it!
perhaps having much too much to say
or else much too little time to say very much
reduces my desire
to string words like pearls to say anything much
except when words picked at
random carry me from such silence to say something
If anyone should come up with something from a random word, please send me a link – or else the something itself!
I’d love to read it … 🙂