Story Writing Exercises 475: Friday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

475 tattoo 838382Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: two, mountain, cliff, seems, glad
  2. Random: a lady in red
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: talkative

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 474: Thursday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

474 cockpit 897053Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: brother, partner, special, Diane, forty
  2. Random: listening to the radio overseas
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: trucker (character 1), waitress (ch.2), plate of spaghetti (object), 1950s diner (location), grumpy (trait), the food’s cold (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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 473: Wednesday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

473 snooker 891963Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: describe, some, thing, telling, hope
  2. Random: a trip to the supermarket
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: As Tom opened his…

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 472: Tuesday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

472 HAA Show 867530Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: whistle, dog, lead, pepper, Rosie
  2. Random: a new toy
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Next Month

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Story Writing Exercises 471: Monday 27th 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

471 lego man 855690Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Hugh, huge, never, verbal, lower
  2. Random: the meal’s too expensive
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is nervous of a new friend

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 470: Friday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

470 heart ice 898289Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: knight, night, drawer, bridge, not
  2. Random: if only I’d done it yesterday
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: cheese

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 469: Thursday 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. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

469 mugs 902820Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: shop, till, receipt, never, lonely
  2. Random: a little old lady acts brave
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: TV presenter (character 1), chef (ch.2), camera(object), TV studio (location), nervous (trait), stolen recipe (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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