Story Writing Exercises 064: Friday 29th March

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.

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  1. Keywords: feel, consume, sand, easy, smile
  2. Random: S/he’s with her/his partner for her/his inheritance
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: cheat

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Story Writing Exercises 063: Thursday 28th March

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.

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  1. Keywords: cold, windy, frosty, howl, screech
  2. Random: S/he isn’t bonding with her / his grandchild
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. S/he isn’t bonding with her / his grandchild

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Story Writing Exercises 062: Wednesday 27th March

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.

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  1. Keywords: empty, motion, memory, ideal, depth
  2. Random: He fancies his wife’s hairdresser
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Second-person viewpoint sentence start: Taking your hands off the handlebars…

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Story Writing Exercises 060: Monday 25th March

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.

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  1. Keywords: seat, black, frozen, run, person
  2. Random: S/he’s made a promise s/he can’t keep
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character hasn’t left the house for a year

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Story Writing Exercises 059: Friday 22nd March

Here are your four exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1.  Keywords: soul, curve, rain, antelope, television
  2.  Random: two old men in a pub with a dog
  3.  Picture: what does this inspire?
  4.  One-word prompt: best

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Story Writing Exercises 058: Thursday 21st March

Here are your four exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one.

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  1. Keywords: seat, black, frozen, about, run
  2. Random: Betty stares through a shop window (present tense story)
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Thursday Title: Paint it black

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