Monthly Archives: May 2013

Story Writing Exercises 109: Friday 31st May

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.

Fruit Pizza You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: society, create, civil, UK, remarkable
  2. Random: dreading tomorrow
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: legend

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Story Writing Exercises 108: Thursday 30th May

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.

108 parrot 549353You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: testament, embarrass, true, generation, something
  2. Random: an awful painting
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: Old man (character 1), jogger (ch.2), cat (object), tennis court (location), refuses to wear a hearing aid (trait), glasses / spectacles broken (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 107: Wednesday 29th May

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.

Santa ClausYou can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: bear, bare, time, thyme, savage
  2. Random: an expensive bracelet
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: The day before yesterday…

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Story Writing Exercises 106: Tuesday 28th May

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.

106 baby girl 112035You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: list, classic, origin, colony, silence
  2. Random: learning to play the piano
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Tough it out

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Story Writing Exercises 105: Monday 27th May

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.

105 kissing 84825You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: press, history, aware, address, early
  2. Random: colour-blind
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character has to make a difficult decision

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Story Writing Exercises 104: Friday 24th May

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.

104 hedge 533397You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: cream, carrot, orange, organic, night
  2. Random: green fingered
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: clear

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Story Writing Exercises 103: Thursday 23rd May

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.

103 Christmas balls 99949You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: remove, pull, four, trim, skier
  2. Random: different time
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: chef (character 1), supplier (ch.2), champagne bottle (object), windmill (location), clicks fingers (trait), cooking challenge (dilemma)

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