Story Writing Exercises 882: Monday 30th May

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 half price (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.

882 banana skin 40443Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: agent, down, bulky, earlier, waist
  2. Random: who is she?
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character is going through a break-up

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 881: Friday 27th May

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 half price (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.

881 angry mum 47834Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: McEwan, best, sit, automatic, six
  2. Random: until midnight
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: class

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 880: Thursday 26th May

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 half price (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.

880 angel 841329Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: kitten, forward, rewind, relax, one
  2. Random: a big stretch
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: footballer (character 1), presenter (ch.2), ball (object), dressing room (location), argumentative (trait), forgotten something (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 879: Wednesday 25th May

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 half price (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.

879 baddie 614700Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: quiet, dodgy, sniff, latter, poppy
  2. Random: not buying something
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: It happened to be…

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 878: Tuesday 24th May

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 half price (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.

878 baby shoes 859299Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: remember, popper, hysterics, bar, Soho
  2. Random: when did I do that?
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The Great Unwashed

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 877: Monday 23rd May

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 half price (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.

877 astronaut 115124Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: carpet, threw, dead, pair, board
  2. Random: his mate Jamie
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character is worried about tomorrow

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 876: Friday 20th May

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 half price (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.

876 hook 628773Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: sad, second, June, knickers, weekend
  2. Random: wandering the streets
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: tube

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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