A word prompt to get your creativity flowing this weekend. How you use the prompt is up to you. Write a piece of flash fiction, a poem, a chapter for your novel…anything you like. Or take the challenge below – there are no prizes – it’s not a competition but rather a fun writing exercise. If you want to share what you come up with, please leave a link to it in Sammi’s Comment Section.
96 words might seem like a gargantuan task compared to some of Sammi’s recent word counts of fewer than 50. This one took me down Memory Lane once more. I think Sammi’s helping me write my memoires. 😉
Carol Burnett compared giving birth to “taking your lower lip and forcing it over your head.”
My own assessment is that it’s like passing a gargantuan—
You get the idea.
Natural childbirth gained popularity in the 1970’s. My husband and I went to the classes. We learned the relaxation and breathing techniques to minimize—
Wait! We never referred to a contraction as a pain.
I took pride in watching my children make their appearances, fully awake and aware.
I’m still proud of this accomplishment. In retrospect I wish I could’ve been anesthetized through their teen years.