Story Writing Exercises 414: Friday 1st August

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: teeth, hook, stuffed, bear, receipt
  2. Random: unsure of a route
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: prove

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 413: Thursday 31st 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.

413 Hungry Giraffe 862185You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: holiday, Cooper, three, victim, rest
  2. Random: in due course
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: banker (character 1), cashier (ch.2), email (object), office (location), confused (trait), a false accusation (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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 412: Wednesday 30th 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.

412 fairground 751796You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: house, know, similar, age, two
  2. Random: irresponsible
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Easy to miss…

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Story Writing Exercises 411: Tuesday 29th 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.

411 cat 757730You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: rough, look, returned, sit, things
  2. Random: odd circumstances
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The Type of Photo

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Story Writing Exercises 410: Monday 28th 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.

410 lucky 877151You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: small, royal, great, instead, vehicle
  2. Random: a long list of something that isn’t
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is slowly unravelling a mystery

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Story Writing Exercises 409: Friday 25th 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.

409 sunflowers 766360You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: won’t, tried, willing, back, noise
  2. Random: unsure of a route
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: scratch

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 408: Thursday 24th 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.

408 waterfall 861245You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: me, you, us, wait, simple
  2. Random: too long to wait
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: husband (character 1), wife (ch.2), picture (object), home (location), too quiet (trait), someone’s 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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