Story Writing Exercises 645: Thursday 2nd July

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.

645 Koala 903705Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: enough, sweep, serious, lives, running
  2. Random: Jennifer and Jack
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: doctor (character 1), nurse (ch.2), stethoscope (object), stationery cupboard (location), heartbroken (trait), spurned love (dilemma)

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 644: Wednesday 1st July

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.

644 girl 867612Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: keep, time, pregnancy, school, degree
  2. Random: falling in love with someone else
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Eighteen months later…

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 643: Tuesday 30th June

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.

643 cat 867799Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: conversion, attack, impassion, zero, worst
  2. Random: moving house tomorrow
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The Former Smoker

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 642: Monday 29th June

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.

642 singer 877633Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Saul, moment, road, become, focus
  2. Random: changing a religion for the one s/he loves
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Your character has uncovered a family secret

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 641: Friday 26th June

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.

641 moon 877640Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: facets, badge, sister, slain, forgive
  2. Random: jumped in a lake
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: noble

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 640: Thursday 25th June

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.

640 baubles 877348Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: marriage, kids, room, box, move
  2. Random: recovering from a new exercise routine
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: (character 1), (ch.2), (object), (location), (trait), (dilemma)

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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Story Writing Exercises 639: Wednesday 24th June

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.

639 pug 819200Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: growth, event, change, expect, show
  2. Random: walking through an arch
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: No one escapes…

Have fun, and if you would like to, do paste your writing in the comment boxes below so we can see how you got on! Remember though that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).

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