Reading Time: 1 minuteToday write about cleanliness. Show a character reacting to cleanliness or the lack of it in their everyday life. Write for five minutes.d
Reading Time: 1 minuteToday write about writing – the marks and symbols used in your story’s world to record or celebrate events. Does the culture write on paper, parchment, leaves, stones? Are marks painted on walls or tablets, are the marks permanents or… Continue Reading →
Reading Time: 1 minuteToday write about imprisonment. Who goes to prison in your story’s world? Who escapes internment? Do prisons have lockdown, are they open prisons based on trust and good behaviour? Show a prisoner in his/her daily routine – or show what… Continue Reading →
Reading Time: 1 minuteToday, write about stimulants. Does your story’s world have a coffee equivalent? If set in the contemporary world, show your character’s relationship with coffee/tea/any other form of pick me up. Write for five minutes and if you like, reward yourself… Continue Reading →
Reading Time: 1 minuteToday write about sleep. Show your character sleeping or being unable to sleep. What are his or her sleeping arrangements and rituals? Wrte for five minutes and see where this takes your writing.
Reading Time: 1 minuteToday write about being lost. How many ways are there to be lost and how is being lost viewed in the culture of your story’s world? Is it shameful, embarassing, celebrated, secretly admired? Write for five minutes showing someone who… Continue Reading →