Story Writing Exercises 806: Friday 12th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

806 priority 942724Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: stroke, epitome, revelation, fight, challenge
  2. Random: a 100-word story (then enter it into one of my https://morgenbailey.wordpress.com/100-word-free-monthly-competition – different theme each month)
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: want

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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 805: Thursday 11th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

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  1. Keywords: apart, felt, heart, life, others
  2. Random: I don’t believe you
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: WW1 soldier (character 1), greengrocer (ch.2), apple (object), shop (location), scared (trait), not sure if he wants to go or leave (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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 804: Wednesday 10th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

804 prepared 854518Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: man, lost, tell, work, thing
  2. Random: too long
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Everything I need…

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 803: Tuesday 9th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

803 prairie dog 765404Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: chart, worm, find, those, whole
  2. Random: a scientific experiment
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Healing and Dealing

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 802: Monday 8th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

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  1. Keywords: copy, lines, worlds, telegram, sign
  2. Random: a fake
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: your character is about to undergo a potentially hazardous journey

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 801: Friday 5th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

801 poetry 938401Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: way, wait, whale, watch, whinge
  2. Random: waiting for a stranger
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: close

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 800: Thursday 4th February

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 just £1 or $1-2 each (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.

800 plan 129150Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: girl, boy, willing, skinny, together
  2. Random: an unexpected gift
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: maid (character 1), lady of the manor (ch.2), necklace (object), scullery (location), dishonest (trait), unfairly accused (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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