Each post for the A to Z Challenge is the challenge I set for myself.
|If a small notebook was good enough |
for Leonardo da Vinci... ;)
|J is for JOURNAL|
J Jot it down in a Journal. Life has a terrible way of being important when you’re hoping to pay the bills but ideas are lost if you don’t jot them down.
HAL LONGLEAT AND THE TROUBLE WITH TRUTH
Hal lingered by the stable. He wondered if his stay in the castle was going to end. No one had noticed the day the Master of the Horse brought him in. It seemed everyone was going to notice him now, whether he stayed or left.
Could YOU have been gifted with the ability to identify and eliminate weak and brittle phrases from your work? To the uninitiated, these interlopers look like quality imagery.
CLICHÉ RAIDERS: REWRITE!
• jack of all trades (but master of none)
• jaundiced eye
• jewel in the crown
• jockey for position
• jump on the bandwagon
• jump the gun
• just deserts
• just for the record
• just what the doctor ordered
FOR J, I CHOSE JOTTING and JOURNAL. WHAT IS THE SUBJECT OF YOUR J POST?