Category: Writing Excercise

Chapter 112 : Writers Group Covid19 Skyp

First writers Skype group tonight since corona crazy laid its ugly rotten egg over us all. Little glitchy here and there – but all in all – an awesome night. Didn’t realise how much I would relish seeing familiar faces. It’s all very weird…

Chapter 98: Heroines Journey – Part 2

Writers Group Exercise Week 2: Homework – re-write a fairy tale based on the Heroines Journey Model. This is my attempt with the steps integrated because my brain isn’t that clever. Enjoy. Snow White and Rose Red STEP 1: Separation from the Feminine. I…

Chapter 82: Writing Exercise – Poetry continued.

Another lovely evening filled with laughs and camaraderie at Writers Group last night. We have a new member. A delightfully patient man who had shelved his poetry for a few years and was looking for like-minded people to reacquaint himself with the craft. He…

Chapter 77: Poetry Then & Now…Part 2

Writers group is great for my mental health, not so much for my ever expanding arse – the nibbles are first rate. Tonight we were treated to a delightful host, delightful poetry, classical, beautiful words in intricate covers and pages. I read the Jabberwocky…

Chapter 73: Dream Poetry

Writers Group Exercise:  Dreamy, steamy, Jakey Appearing very suddenly I saw you at the bar Smiling back at me Gorgeously from afar We kiss We caress Every time we meet Long forgotten puppy love Deliciously sweet Hand holding Neck nuzzles We warmly embrace Paranoid…

Chapter 72: Confucius

Writing Exercise: Fortune Cookies This was a cool one. I love food writing prompts. They’re the best. I got: Be most affectionate tonight. The alarm blared. “It’s okay. You only need to leave when you hear ‘evacuate’,” the staff yelled out jovially and everyone…

Chapter 68: 500 Words or Less (always more)

Writing Exercise – Fiction: 500 words or less Offred tilts her bonnet to the sky. The shade is almost unbelievable. A blue that makes the earth seem alien. She speaks of patience. A patience she’s been forced to embrace via the rape of her…

Chapter 65: Writing Exercise – The Eless

Writers Group Exercise Please forgive shoddiness – this is an unedited draft. Opening scene. A small group of characters is gathered together for a particular purpose. Another character enters unexpectedly and does something that sparks a confrontation. Include dialogue and action. Make the setting…

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Chapter 51: Fiction – No Puppet on a StrinG

WRITING EXERCISE: FICTION – HORROR Advant Guard – to advance forward; origins – military. In art terms, to push limits, in an unorthodox, risky, experimental, provocative. A zombie story Baby Bumble squelched some pumpkin in her hand. It spurted high above her chubby face…