Character Development: Your main character(s) is preparing for a week-long road trip. What do they pack and why?
Write a cheesy poem that includes the following words:
Day and Night (Rubaiyat Stanzas)
Magnificent and yellow sun
That shines and makes the night undone
The darkful night gives way. Now hide,
Waned moon, a new day has begun.
The brilliant light and warmth does glide
Ever so slowly, blanketing worldwide.
Eventually darkness is always done,
Although in night does day confide?
Write a poem or short story with the following as the first line(s):
A trail of foot prints littered the sky…
My try (a haiku):
A trail of footprints
littered the sky in the night,
dreams and worlds collide.
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Your protagonist is stuck inside a small building with a small group of people during an ice storm. Who are the people, what brought them together, where are they sheltering, what is everyone doing, and how does your protagonist react?
Character Development Exercise: What was your protagonist’s New Year’s resolution? Have they broken it already? When and how? If they didn’t make a resolution, what was their reason?
First writing prompt of 2014! How fortuitous that it’s #14.
Choose a favorite song lyric.
Now use it as the first line to a short story or poem.
This is the 13th Writing Prompt. Friday is the 13th. So it seems only appropriate that today’s prompt be related…
Write about your main character’s attitude towards or thoughts about the dreaded Friday the 13th.