Think in similes and you will paint with words without even trying. Your words will come alive and seem to jump off the paper. Since writing starts in our hearts and minds, colorful thinking and talking translates into lovely exciting writing.
Fill in the blanks below and you'll see what I mean! You can use as few or as many words as you like to complete the sentences.
The bearded man looked as old as ____________.
The bearded man looked as young as ___________.
The day faded away like ____________.
The clouds poured rain as ____________.
Her face was like ____________.
The dog was as still as ____________.
Please share. You will see that everyone's words paint a different picture. These pictures create sentences that beg to be read!