Story Writing Exercises 449: Monday 22nd September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

449 office 921417Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: time, season, zombie, zone, name
  2. Random: Who’s your daddy?
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is disgusted about a neighbour

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Story Writing Exercises 448: Friday 19th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

451 psychic sign 923827Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: cause, meal, more, cool, another
  2. Random: staying up all night
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: train

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Story Writing Exercises 447: Thursday 18th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

450 woman 799424Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: come, there, walls, shaking, mind
  2. Random: a noisy railway line
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: sculptor (character 1), singer (ch.2), sculpture (object), art gallery (location), no sense of humour (trait), overpriced (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 446: Wednesday 17th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

446 golf 870066Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: tweak, beak, twist, open, normal
  2. Random: a fight between siblings
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Right now there’s…

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Story Writing Exercises 445: Tuesday 16th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

445 weights 897114Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: need, here, there, everywhere, now
  2. Random: coming home
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Out of Time

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Story Writing Exercises 444: Monday 15th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

444 water 870583Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: everything, can, should, wish, hope
  2. Random: a month-long cruise
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is fighting for breath

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Story Writing Exercises 443: Friday 12th September

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

443 adirondack-museum 889876Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: pop, fire, heating, system, noisy
  2. Random: looking through the window
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: product

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