Linda G. Hill

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The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Jan. 23/16

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Look at that! It’s Friday again and time for the Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt!  The SoCS prompt will also be tomorrow’s Just Jot It January prompt word, so if you want to use it for your JusJoJan post, go right ahead, and if you want to combine the two challenges you can do that too!  I meant to post this earlier but it seems there’s no end to my to-do list, so here I am. And here’s the prompt:

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “odd/even.”  Use one, use both, use ’em any way you’d like! Enjoy!

After you’ve written your Saturday post tomorrow, please link it here at this week’s prompt page and check to make sure it’s here in the comments so others can find it and see your awesome Stream of Consciousness post. Anyone can join in!

To make your post more visible, use the SoCS badge! Just paste it in your Saturday post so people browsing the reader will immediately know your post is stream of consciousness and/or pin it as a widget to your site to show you’re a participant. Wear it with pride!!

SoCS badge 2015

Here are the rules:

1. Your post must be stream of consciousness writing, meaning no editing, (typos can be fixed) and minimal planning on what you’re going to write.

2. Your post can be as long or as short as you want it to be. One sentence – one thousand words. Fact, fiction, poetry – it doesn’t matter. Just let the words carry you along until you’re ready to stop.

3. There will be a prompt every week. I will post the prompt here on my blog on Friday, along with a reminder for you to join in. The prompt will be one random thing, but it will not be a subject. For instance, I will not say “Write about dogs”; the prompt will be more like, “Make your first sentence a question,” “Begin with the word ‘The’,” or simply a single word to get your started.

4. Ping back! It’s important, so that I and other people can come and read your post! For example, in your post you can write “This post is part of SoCS:” and then copy and paste the URL found in your address bar at the top of this post into yours.  Your link will show up in my comments for everyone to see. The most recent pingbacks will be found at the top.

5. Read at least one other person’s blog who has linked back their post. Even better, read everyone’s! If you’re the first person to link back, you can check back later, or go to the previous week, by following my category, “Stream of Consciousness Saturday,” which you’ll find right below the “Like” button on my post.

6. Copy and paste the rules (if you’d like to) in your post. The more people who join in, the more new bloggers you’ll meet and the bigger your community will get!

7. As a suggestion, tag your post “SoCS” and/or “#SoCS” for more exposure and more views.

8. Have fun!

Author: LindaGHill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

53 thoughts on “The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Jan. 23/16

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  2. Sorry it’s late again, got sidetracked yesterday and then couldn’t stop writing today. ;~}

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  8. “Odds are if I Even get close to catching up on my WP Reader list, I’ll have spent all my free time catching up with none left for writing a post before time to work, again!” – – 🙂

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  12. Everyone in my family of five seems to want my attention when I’m on a roll!

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  21. OMG Linda, that is the story of my life. I will often be at the computer doing something and will hear Paddy beneath me wanting to play or one of the other ones.

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  34. Happy belated birthday, Linda!🎉🎉🎉 (I read Michael’s comment too! 😀 ) May all your birthday wishes come true! Here’s a virtual gift for you 🎁🎁🎁💐💐💐 ❤️❤️❤️

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  35. Happy belated birthday (I read Michael’s comment above). Glad you had a good one. Did you get that bottle of Bailey’s previously mentioned.

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  37. Oh boy! Even though I have no idea what to write about, I’m sure I can think of something ODD. 😛

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  38. Me too, just as long as I’m not being asked to do math.
    🙂

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  39. Oh, I like the sound of this one Linda. Looking forward to it 🙂

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