What words automatically make you think of another word? For a writer, the sky's the limit. (Or maybe the dictionary!) Here's a few fun descriptions for you to savor. Wanna add your own?
Ding, dong, enter, visit
Pictures, dates, schedules, appointments
Not-so-famous, famous, thinking, writing, people
Fast, cool, fifties, bobby-sox
Depression, poor, war, stock market and hobos
Persuasive, products, money and bargains--or not
World-reaching, productive, easy and hard, popular
Colds, runny, soft, throw-aways
Best friend, brown eyes, wagging and barks
Funnel, scary, killing, and black
Blue and black, red and yellow, star-studded and orange-glowed, rainbow-hued
Complex, simple, wordy and silent
Big and wonderful, smart, dumb, best friend, Adam, boss, hen-pecked, strong, oil-changer, lover, male, dynamic, big/little boy, toys-lawn mowers, tools, motorcycles, boats, etc. etc.
A Baker's Dozen. More later . . .
More "be good" hints:
- Remind yourself that you're not the general manager of the universe. Oh, yes!
- Do something for the kid in you every day.
- Sit on your ego.
- Slow down.
- Talk less; listen more.
- Be kind to unkind people
- Develop a forgiving attitude.
Persevere. Even the snails made it into the ark.