Monthly Archives: August 2012

8/31/12-Daily Prompt

You begin to experience deja vu on a regular basis and realize you can now tell the future Today’s Genre is Sci-Fi

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8/30/12-Daily Prompt

You are looking down through the skylight as chefs prepare dinner for you ex-fiance’s wedding… Today’s Genre is Romance Check out Scribbler’s on Facebook:                                 … Continue reading

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8/29/12-Daily Post

You wake inhabiting the body of your favorite fictional character whose story outcome you always wanted to change… Today’s Genre is Fantasy

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8/28/12-Daily Prompt

Tell a story that begins with a ransom note Today’s Genre is Gothic/Mystery/Suspense/Horror

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8/27/12-Daily Prompt

Put two people who hate each other in an elevator for 12 hours. What happens? Today  there is no specific genre. Let your imagination take flight. Write what inspires, what moves you. If you can’t think where to begin, feel … Continue reading

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Quote of The Week

“Make your novel readable. Make it easy to read, pleasant to read. This doesn’t mean flowery passages, ambitious flights of pyrotechnic verbiage; it means strong, simple, natural sentences.” —Laurence D’Orsay, October 1929

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Writing Tip Of The Week

The Opening Hook The narrative or hook is a tried and true technique in the opening of a story that snares the readers attention to a degree that he/she will keep reading even if the families dinner may be burning … Continue reading

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8/26/12-Daily Prompt

Write a story that is set in Argentina in 1932, in which a teacup plays a crucial role… Today is open forum.  However if you need a jumping off line, I have provided one above

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8/25/12-Daily Prompt

Tell a complete stranger about a beloved family memory… Today’s Genre is Non-Fiction Today’s Genre is Non-Fiction How far back into your childhood do you remember? Is there a favorite memory that has stayed with you? Try using all five … Continue reading

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8/24/12 Daily Prompt

Scientists announce they’ve discovered the secret to immortality. Write a petition letter to save the event of death… Today’s Genre is Sci-Fi

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