Wordplay Thursday #180

Welcome to Wordplay Thursday!

“Her shoulder’s as cold as __________.”

Here’s a writing prompt for you. It’s a simple fill-in-the-blank. You can use one word or several. Feel free to get as crazy, genre-appropriate, or as imaginative as you want. The point is to get the creative juices flowing. And it’s a good thing to dig deeper, so don’t stop at the first idea that hits you. Try coming up with at least five things- and try to get IMAGERY in at least one of your plays!

“Her shoulder’s as cold as  ___________.”

I’ll give you an example to get you started:

“Her shoulder’s as cold as her side of the bed”

I’d love to hear what you come up with, so please share in the comments. Oh, and please keep your posts below an R-rating. It’s a family show, after all!

Wordplay Thursday is a fun way to generate new song ideas- and who doesn’t need more song ideas?  If you’d like an inside look at the techniques I use to find song idea after song idea- ideas that YOU can use, too- I have just thing for you!


God Bless and Enjoy the Journey,


14 thoughts on “Wordplay Thursday #180”

  1. Her shoulder’s as cold as a burnt out refrigerator light bulb.
    Her shoulder’s as cold as a grave digger’s shovel.
    Her shoulder’s as cold as a Siberian Railroad spike.
    Her shoulder’s as cold as skeleton in the broom closet of the Titanic.
    Her shoulder’s as cold as a strawberry milkshake running down your back.

  2. Good morning Brent,
    W/o tea or coffee I only came up with one so far…

    Her shoulder’s as cold as her mother’s look

  3. “Her shoulder’s as cold as __________.”

    …an evening cup of morning coffee

    …her papa’s steel-eyed stare

    …her grip on reality

    …a Fall frost warning

    …her bloodline

  4. Her shoulder’s as cold as………

    an oversized, picture packed coffee table book titled ‘How to Dance Like Lovers’ At Inaugurations’, by Donald & Melania Trump.

    the steak fat scrap’s he tossed to his tail-wagging best friend.

    the white porcelain stench splattered bowl his cheek made friends with, as he slobbered and prayed for God’s forgiveness.

    a beer in a padlocked, keyless Yeti.

  5. “Her shoulder’s as cold as” cold can get and that’s alright by me.
    “her shoulder’s as cold as” the temperature in this lonely room.
    or this lonely house.
    “her shoulder’s as cold as a frostbite before she put the don’t touch on me.
    I don’t think winter’s over because it’s been a cold spring
    her shoulder’s as cold as ever which isn’t a common thing

  6. Her shoulder is as cold as
    The 12 gauge she’s holding
    I think its aimed right at my heart
    If I tell her I love her, I know I’m done for
    All she wants is a new start.

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