Writing prompt – crime

Think crime. Write for at least 10 minutes without censoring or editing. Let the words flow, see where it goes. 159471401_967290

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Writing prompt – what if? #3

What if  dogs could talk?Cairn_Terrier_dog

Write for at least 10 minutes without censoring or editing. Let the words flow, see where it goes.

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Sensory writing prompt #2

891-BreadStep 1: Find something with a strong smell that you like. Smell it. What comes to mind? Now write a three minute list of anything that comes to mind. Don’t censor or edit, just write.

Step 2: Look back over your list, circle  any words you like, then write them at the top of a fresh page. Now write for 10 minutes, using these words as inspiration. You don’t necessarily have to include all the words. Try not to pause, censor or edit. Just write and see where it goes.
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Writing prompt – inner critic 2

What stops you writing? Is there an internal critic that undermines your plans, tells you that your writing won’t be good enough, that you shouldn’t be writing?

emotional man listening his inner voice over grey backgroundNotice what the critic is saying.

Write a dialogue with your critic. Write for at least 10 minutes without censoring or editing. Let the words flow, see where it goes.

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Writing prompt – inner critic

What stops you writing? Is there an internal critic that undermines your plans, tells you that your writing won’t be good enough, that you shouldn’t be writing.

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Write about your critic.

Write for at least 10 minutes without censoring or editing. Let the words flow, see where it goes.

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Writing prompt – what’s in your bag?

Pick an item from your bag, or pocket.colin-bag-7

What comes to mind when you see this item? Write a 2-minute list.

Read your list, now write for at least 10 minutes without censoring or editing. Let the words flow, see where it goes.

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