If there is nothing else to write, I write 'little stones'. What are 'little stones'?
Little Stones keep my writing skills succinct and honed. Writing them challenge me to not have extra words getting one thought down in just a few words. Not really a poem nor prose, just a micro thought on one point or thing.
Here is one that I have previously written, which, by-the-way, is indicative of the tone of my new book.