Linda G. Hill

Life in progress

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Feb. 20/16

43 Comments

It’s Friday today and time for the Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt. It’s a lazy Friday, isn’t it? I’m lazy. I can hardly keep my eyes open. Here’s this week’s lazy prompt; I know if you’re lazy like me you’ll appreciate it:

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “contraction.”  Make the first word of your post a contraction. For extra points make the last word one too. Have fun!

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.

43 thoughts on “The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Feb. 20/16

  1. Pingback: SoCS: State Qualifier | imagineambition

  2. Pingback: SoCS – 2/20/2016 – Ain’t | Knotholes and Textures

  3. Pingback: Reap Just What You Sow, #SoCS #LoIsInDaBl | Her Headache

  4. Pingback: “Isn’t this cozy?” – Phylor's Blog

  5. Pingback: Like, #SoCS | Linda G. Hill

  6. Pingback: Contraction ~ Birth | A Word Adventure

  7. Pingback: SOCS – CONTRACTIONS | teleportingweena

  8. Pingback: Ain’t I a Woman? | Notes Tied On The Sagebrush

  9. Pingback: What’d you expect? #socs | The Sound of One Hand Typing

  10. Pingback: The Weekly Re-Motivator: Mental Contractions | Accidentally Inspired

  11. Pingback: SoCS and #LoIsInDaBl Day 20 – Embracing Each Moment | This Thing Called Life One Word at a Time

  12. Pingback: Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Just Plain Ol' Vic

  13. Pingback: Stream of consciousness Saturday: The wrong stuff, part thirteen… | Diary of an Internet Nobody.

  14. Pingback: SoCS — Orange Juice | joeyfullystated

  15. Pingback: #SoCS – Isn’t | inspiration in progress

  16. Pingback: #SoCS Feb. 20/16 – Doubled-Over #poetry | Promptly Written

  17. Pingback: SoCS Feb 20/16 – contractions | Freya Writes…

  18. Pingback: Stream of Consciousness Saturday: Contraction | fallonbrownwrites

  19. Pingback: Weekend | sixty, single and surviving

  20. Yes, I’m double-dipping on SoCS this week, shamelessly promoting my new poem.

    Like

  21. Pingback: Poem: Crowning Glory – Top of JC's Mind

  22. Pingback: SoCS: 700! – Top of JC's Mind

  23. Pingback: Giving Birth, Now and Then – Anything is Possible!

  24. Pingback: My Article Read (2-19-2016) – My Daily Musing

  25. Pingback: SoCS – Contraction | No Facilities

  26. Pingback: Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Prompt – A Contraction | Fiction Favorites

  27. Pingback: Heart and Fear | Books, Music, Photography, & Movies

  28. Pingback: Sweet Painful Contractions…Streams of Consciousness Saturday | a cooking pot and twistedtales

  29. Pingback: SoCS: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back | NearlyWes

  30. Pingback: Stream of Consciousness- Contraction | The Richness of a Simple Life

  31. Pingback: Love Is In Da Blog, Stream of Consciousness Saturday, Contradiction, love letters, | willowdot21

  32. Pingback: Love is in da blog/SoCS/love letter/concentration/2/20/2016 – Annette's place

  33. Oh good, we’re all lazy over here, too! Thanks!

    Like

  34. Pingback: SoCS Feb. 20/16 – Contraction | Morpethroad

  35. I am looking forward to this one Linda🙂

    Like

Don't hesitate - jump right in!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s