Saturday, March 07, 2009

The Road Trip & Other Writing Prompts

Find a prompt that piques your interest, and write about whatever it brings to mind. Let the muse have her way with you. Write for ten minutes without stopping, stalling, or second-guessing the direction of your work. At the end of ten minutes, you might have the start of something bigger. Or you might not. Either way, it’s both fun and good for your brain, so find a prompt and just write.

--Harold loved road trips because….
--Have you ever flown in a helicopter?
--The birds sang so loudly that they woke me before sunrise. I threw open my window….
--Do you have a vegetable garden?
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