Buy (Buy…Buy…)

Today's writing prompt: Tell us about the last thing a person or advertisement convinced you to buy. Advertising is all around us: TV commercials, radio spots, movie trailers, billboards, posters, print ads, stadium and arena names, sponsorships, etc. It would be easy to argue that almost every purchase we make is the end result of advertising [...]

What’s in a Name?

Today's writing prompt: If you had to switch your first name, what name would you choose and why? On many of those occasions when I wished I were somebody else—anybody else—that included having a different name. Something cooler. Something that didn't sound anything like me. Maybe a one-syllable name. But, I'm not a John, Tom, Dan, [...]