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Story Writing Exercises 284: Friday 31st January

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.

You can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: home, away, football, game, disappoint284 eye 589979
  2. Random: disappeared from sight
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: shoot

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Story Writing Exercises 283: Thursday 30th January

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.

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  1. Keywords: temperature, heat, sweat, swear, sweater
  2. Random: giving back
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: singer (character 1), teenager (ch.2), air freshener (object), library (location), untidy (trait), can’t find 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that it counts as being published so don’t post anything that you would want to submit elsewhere (where they require unpublished).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 282: Wednesday 29th January

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.

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  1. Keywords: female, tune, haunted, jaunt, bizarre
  2. Random: backache
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Burning heat…

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Story Writing Exercises 281: Tuesday 28th January

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.

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  1. Keywords: shot, shadow, experience, away, sweep
  2. Random: toothache
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: Fools Rush

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Story Writing Exercises 280: Monday 27th January

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.

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  1. Keywords: today, shelter, fade, children, just
  2. Random: neck ache
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monday Monologue: Your character has just passed an exam

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 279: Friday 24th January

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.

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  1. Keywords: mess, hair, forty, eighty-five, careful
  2. Random: a wealthy spouse
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: stick

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Story Writing Exercises 278: Thursday 23rd January

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.

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  1. Keywords: prices, rise, politicians, fantasise, reasonable
  2. Random: respecting an elder
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: harpist (character 1), dog walker (ch.2), directions (object), swimming pool (location), confused (trait), can’t find 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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