|The Slice of Life Challenge is hosted by Two Writing Teachers|
Throughout my childhood, familiar television show endings were marked by the words, “Sit Ubu, sit. Good dog.” In my twenties, “Fred, move your head,” was the ending indicator of a favorite show. Now, I am forever pausing my DVR to read Chuck Lorre’s vanity cards as soon as I finish an episode.
Yesterday, my husband and I caught up on a few shows and came across this vanity card. Who knew there was hidden inspiration for writers tucked away after the final seconds of beloved television shows?
All you have to do is write one sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.-Ernest Hemingway
I am so tired.-Chuck Lorre
This vanity card is an invitation to write, is it not?
So for today’s slice, the truest sentence I know:
Hope can fill a body up.