Monthly Archives: March 2014

3/31/14-Daily Prompt

It’s a big, raucous house party of drunken high-school students. Describe the following scene in one of three ways: as one of the teens attending the party, as the police officer called to the scene, and as a parent of … Continue reading

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“Plot is people. Human emotions and desires founded on the realities of life, working at cross purposes, getting hotter and fiercer as they strike against each other until finally there’s an explosion—that’s Plot.”—Leigh Brackett, July 1943

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3/30/14- Daily Prompt:

Write about what is true by first light and a lie by noon. (after Hemingway)

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3/29/14- Daily Prompt:

Today I will…

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3/28/14- Daily Prompt

The last time I saw him/her he was about to…

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3/27/14- Daily Prompt:

Write about a memory impossible to shake…

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3/26/14- Daily Prompt:

Every night, a man/woman hears music behind her/his house. When s/he finally investigates, s/he discovers a circus in the middle of nowhere that disappears each morning.

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3/25/14- Daily Prompt

There were signs, and signals, but, she/he ignored them all…

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3/24/14- Daily Prompt:

My trip to the grocery store was uneventful. But as I turned onto my street I noticed the police cars surrounding my house and my parents in handcuffs…

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“There’s a suspense in the process of writing which I’ve learned to be both charmed and faintly, decently–terrified by.” -John Barth

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