Story Writing Exercises 456: Wednesday 1st 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.

456 apple dictionary 872873Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: divulge, secret, hat, stern, storm
  2. Random: new ducks
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Only when the clock…

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Story Writing Exercises 455: Tuesday 30th September

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.

455 window 915122Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: wrapping, rap, numbers, code, fortuitous
  2. Random: softly-spoken
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: First Class Man

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Story Writing Exercises 454: Monday 29th September

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.

454 sand 917113Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: disguise, disgust, covered, tired, florescent
  2. Random: a warm body
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character is moving house

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Story Writing Exercises 453: Friday 26th September

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.

453 bubbles 902657Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: Tom, foreign, piano, class, withdrawn
  2. Random: exchange student
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: action

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Story Writing Exercises 452: Thursday 25th September

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.

452 bee 864723Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: ruler, scissors, pancake, pen, pencil
  2. Random: radio debate
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: priest (character 1), gardener (ch.2), bucket of flowers (object), church (location), Tourette’s Syndrome (trait), overpriced (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 451: Wednesday 24th September

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.

451 sepia bench 850490Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: scratch, cover, neck, print, alphabet
  2. Random: a packet of sweets past their sell-by date
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: It’s the time for…

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Story Writing Exercises 450: Tuesday 23rd September

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.

450 bridge 892125Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: show, what, need, live, delicate
  2. Random: rich like him
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: First Class Delivery

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