Do you have that friend that lives where it rains a lot. This would be great, ask them what color their favorite coat is, and match it. I live where it rains quite a bit in the spring, and I like to keep one in the car, one in my husbands car, and the house. So a few are nice to have
"Read, read, read. Read everything--trash, classics, good and bad and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the masters. Read! You'll absorb it. Then write. If it's good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out the window." William Faulkner
"some books are meant / to be read just like this / alone, with the evening, / a bowl of fruit ripening / waiting for the reader / to grow hungry, but / she won't, the book / will devour her, / and it / will soon / become / morning."