Story Writing Exercises 971: Friday 30th September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

971-writing-690453Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: how, suggest, longer, waiting, critic
  2. Random: the wrong set of figures
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: well

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 970: Thursday 29th September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

970-white-pen-914117Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: inevitable, Moscow, freezing, intense, campaign
  2. Random: a first cricket match
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: cake demonstrator (character 1), festivalgoer (ch.2), cake (object), festival hall (location), disgruntled (trait), confused by instructions (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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 969: Wednesday 28th September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

969-three-995149Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: improve, condemn, fare, fair, punctual
  2. Random: three o’clock
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Given his performance…

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 968: Tuesday 27th September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

968-tattoos-844298Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: never, middle, upset, children, big
  2. Random: her daughter’s gone on holiday
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Going Anytime

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 967: Monday 26th September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

967-tape-measure-907956Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Steven, three, temporary, south, slip
  2. Random: a sponsored child
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character has received a request for money

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 966: Friday 23rd September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

966-tag-934233Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: nearly, ill, short, memory, poor
  2. Random: a July birthday
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: repeat

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 965: Thursday 22nd September

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… six are currently half price (when using coupon codes) and the other is FREE!

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.

965-spiral-908924Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: fixing, driving, gain, water, rain
  2. Random: up and up
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: diamond sculpture (character 1), supplier (ch.2), diamond (object), diamond museum (location), unreliable (trait), taken from granted (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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