Story Writing Exercises 218: Thursday 31st October

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.

Wedding CakeYou can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: ninety-four, high, stop, leave, here
  2. Random: a small office
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: economist (character 1), politician (ch.2), television (object), railway (location), controversial (trait), money issues (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 217: Wednesday 30th October

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.

217 airport 122883You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: trumpet, note, start, card, roll
  2. Random: a maze
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: The thousands of…

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Story Writing Exercises 216: Tuesday 29th October

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.

SONY DSCYou can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: first, kill, deprived, need, enormous
  2. Random: overspend
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The New King

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Story Writing Exercises 215: Monday 28th October

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.

215 photographer 213059You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: root, route, blight, develop, job
  2. Random: transformation of a disused area
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is worried about money

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Story Writing Exercises 214: Friday 25th October

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: just, walked, remember, steep, night
  2. Random: sharing a secret
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: slice

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Story Writing Exercises 213: Thursday 24th October

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.

213 van 605266You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: harvest, worry, obligation, false, only
  2. Random: teaching a skill
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: farmer (character 1), horse (ch.2), tractor (object), field (location), obstinate (trait), raining (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 212: Wednesday 23rd October

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.

212 baboon 673408You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: mountain, behind, drop, trailer, trial
  2. Random: square shoulders
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: The interview took a turn for the…

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