Story Writing Exercises 840: Thursday 31st March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

840 sunrise 944694Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: funnel, direction, march, now, remain
  2. Random: an unpleasant surprise
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: politician (character 1), rioter (ch.2), placard (object), the street (location), angry (trait), someone is not listening (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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 839: Wednesday 30th March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

839 stress 954170Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: crisis, implication, polarisation, sky, Germany
  2. Random: outside the station
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Thinking it nothing major…

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 838: Tuesday 29th March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

838 love 911615Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: executive, journal, survivor, resort, report
  2. Random: 10.30 and 11.30
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Expecting a Reaction

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 837: Monday 28th March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

837 steal 43423Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Cairo, blow, heart, tourism, stain
  2. Random: a lack of security
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character is angry about a misunderstanding

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 836: Friday 25th March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

836 start 941149Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: hospital, painting, slice, neck, shove
  2. Random: a beautiful view
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: struggle

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 835: Thursday 24th March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

835 star 916023Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: thought, point, glasses, father, second
  2. Random: falls to the ground
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: scientist (character 1), manager (ch.2), freezer (object), laboratory (location), afraid of the dark (trait), something is missing (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 834: Wednesday 23rd March

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… just £1 or $1-2 each until April 3rd (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.

834 spark 763257Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: firework, huge, industry, blow, suspended
  2. Random: following orders
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Twenty-four hours after…

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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