Tag Archives: Writing Exercises

Questioning the Process


I had an idea to write for a prompt that I found while on my lunch yesterday – but I’ve got Christmas shopping and plans for baking/family time on the brain, so much so that I can’t focus long enough … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Connect the Dots


I found the following prompt on the WordPress Daily Prompt blog: Open your nearest book to page 82. Take the third full sentence on the page, and work it into a post somehow. The nearest book to me at the … Continue reading

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How To Make Excuses


The blank page has been taunting me again. It isn’t writer’s block because I have plenty of ideas – and I know how I want to write about those ideas… eventually.  I’m just not feeling it today. “Enter title here”.  … Continue reading

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A Calm, Frozen Night


The crisp air settled down into the trees as we all drifted to sleep, freezing the ground and preparing for snow.  I awoke slowly in the depth of night.  Bundling up with boots, pants, jacket, and scarf, I eased the … Continue reading

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Summer Writing Prompt


In lieu of making some exaggerated list of excuses for not planning a post for today, I decided to look up prompts for creative writing.  Out of the 346 I found here, I chose this one: ‘In 200 words, describe … Continue reading

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Book: History of Evruse


Recently, I’ve taken a different focus for my book (working title: Shades of Tha’lassos); instead of writing about the main story, the one that details Naus’s life as a child and young man, I’ve decided to get to know my … Continue reading

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Define and Rewind


Hiatus: a pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process. So it’s come to this now: my confessions.  I’ve been away from writing, especially here on the blog, for so long that I can barely remember how to start.  … Continue reading

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