Dreams and even nightmares are often great fodder for a story or scene. Sometimes, though, those nocturnal fantasies are absolutely bizarre and offer no help whatsoever. Not even a tiny twist for an ending.
The image above—a questionable murder, to say the least—is a perfect example of the gaggle of “punctual” characters who, for some reason, show up in my mind from time to time. However, these guys come to me while my eyes are open and I’m wide-freakin-awake. Yep, my brain is a weird one. So are the things found inside, such as …
The renowned 100-yard Em Dash
Whatcha’ gonna do ’bout the puppies?
Colon owners consider semi-colons as mixed breeds, therefore they prefer to keep the two apart. This is to prevent an unfortunate encounter that could result in large litters of periods and commas.
Do you have your ellipses glasses?
Punctuation marks have been known (in my mind) to join together to wreak havoc on the weather.
Braces for Junior
Quotation Marks have places to go!
Too many questions …