March 16th, 2020

Teen Wolf::Sheriff S::bottle

Word of the Day 06/16/20 Realpolitik

Realpolitik (noun)
realpolitik or Re·al·po·li·tik[ rey-ahl-poh-li-teek, ree- ]

1. political realism or practical politics, especially policy based on power rather than on ideals.

re·al·po·li·tik·er [rey-ahl-poh-lee-ti-ker, ree-] , noun

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Origin: 1910–15; < German, equivalent to real real + Politik politics, policy; see politic

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
000 words, 1

Monday? What?

So, I was supposed to post last Monday, clearly that didn't happen, but it's Monday again so - HAPPY MONDAY!

This is going to be a fly by the seat of your pants kind of post.

Big Buddy should be at 52-ish %, How are you doing?

Flash prompt is "Wash your hands".

I saw on Facebook yesterday that Shakespeare wrote King Lear while quarantined - Let's see what we can do. There's tons of prompts here, including our 3 sentence challenge.

Stay safe, stay healthy, stay creative. Your mental health is as important as your physical health. Creativity is a huge boost to that.
If you're home with kids, consider handing your kids some prompts. If you're home alone, throw a word war, or a round robin. Start a meta conversation here about a topic you are interested in. Whatever works to get you going, even if it simply keeps you sane, feel free to get it done here!

Love you all!
dwell in possibility

Daily Count

Oh, boy, did I make up for basically NOT writing because I was feeling blah due to everything shutting down over COVID-19.

Anyway...I'm working on the family trees for my main families for my original story. I love this so much. Researching what names were popular in the 1700-1800s in the United States and moving them forward to the present time and how these two families who don't know each other are connected.

I happy squeal when I think about it.

Passing this on to bizarra.