The Randomness of a Good Title

Titles distinguish the mediocre, embarrass the superior, and are disgraced by the inferior.
George Bernard Shaw

I have been reading a lot of poetry lately but I haven't written a poem in two weeks. I'm writing in my head but much of it doesn't go anywhere. I found the Random Title Generator in one of my 3:00 a.m. web sessions. This little program as its name suggests randomly puts words together into titles. If you're stuck for a title for a finished work this just may be what you need.Do you write the title of a story or poem first and then write or do you write the title as an afterthought? My unfinished manuscript isn't titled because I'm struggling with where its going. Would a title help me focus? I wonder...

Today, using the Random Title Generator pick a title and then see where it takes you. Or take the five random titles and mix them up for a very unique title. Now get back to work!

The Writing Nag

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