Sometimes when I am unsure of what to write in my journal, I take a book and cut out words or phrases. I then arrange them on the page and see what "pops" out. Here is the text that emerged from the lot, which I ended up adding to this journal page:
Before she caught her first breath with a gasp
Then she climbed slowly to her feet,
And walked off talking to herself
and that was all.
Daily Journal Prompt: Which is more important intelligence or common sense?