Story Writing Exercises 817: Monday 29th February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

817 ROADWORKERS 953934Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: jog, deadly, secret, space, bucket
  2. Random: under the stairs
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character can’t stand noise

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 816: Friday 26th February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

816 river cruise 691594Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: alive, thrive, five, survive, hope
  2. Random: during an earthquake
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: shadow

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 815: Thursday 25th February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

815 research 540570Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: job, pick, strong, long, grey
  2. Random: nineteen years
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: steam train driver (character 1), ticket collector (ch.2), ticket (object), train (location), jobsworth (trait), something amiss (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 814: Wednesday 24th February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

814 relax 955650Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: bench, blue, bicycle, biscuit, John
  2. Random: fitter when I get there
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Every single piece…

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 813: Tuesday 23rd February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

813 relax 951371Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: star, dog, hop, jump, sign
  2. Random: ringing James
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Flinging on the Fire

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 812: Monday 22nd February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

812 relationship 953147Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: bin, belt, whistle, crack, jacket
  2. Random: the mighty tornado
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character is about to take a driving challenge

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 811: Friday 19th February

Here are your four story exercises for today. If you enjoy these prompts (or are looking to improve your writing or submit a manuscript), do take a look at my online courses… currently just £1 or $1-2 each (when using coupon codes)!

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.

811 red pen 865424Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: prisoner, clear, care, safety, fear
  2. Random: condemned to live forever
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: prince

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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