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Exercising the craft—May 22, 2017

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: “Pack your things; this place is not your home.” https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2017/05/18/pack-your-things/ ***** “Pack your things; this place is no longer your home.” “But can’t we at least—” “Nope. Just get your stuff out. I don’t want to hear anything.” “Aren’t you the least bit interested in trying to work this out?”… Continue reading Exercising the craft—May 22, 2017

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Writing prompts for Monday, May 22, 2017

Prompt # 1 “One of the hardest things you will ever have to do, my dear, is grieve the loss of a person who is still alive.” https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/one-of-the-hardest-things/ ***** Prompt # 2 She almost didn’t recognize the city she had once called home. Who knew so much could change in 200 years? https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2017/05/18/so-much-had-changed/ ***** Prompt… Continue reading Writing prompts for Monday, May 22, 2017

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Exercising the craft—May 15, 2017

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: Your old villain quit over creative differences, so you’ve put yourself in charge of hiring a new villain for your novel. What questions do you ask? What does the new villain’s resume say? Write this scene as if it were a job interview. http://www.writersdigest.com/prompts/hiring-new-villain ***** I rubbed my eyes with… Continue reading Exercising the craft—May 15, 2017

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Writing prompts for Monday, May 15, 2017

Prompt # 1 To celebrate Mother’s Day, you’ve invited the entire family over to celebrate. But instead of bringing your mom to the celebration, your father brings someone else—and tells you that this woman is actually your mother. How do you react? Is it someone you know? Write this scene. http://www.writersdigest.com/prompts/mothers-day-fiasco *** Prompt # 2… Continue reading Writing prompts for Monday, May 15, 2017

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Exercising the craft—May 8, 2017

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: She opened her apartment door to hundreds of roses. She knew they were from him; he had found her. http://www.hollowayshideaway.com/2016/09/25/romance-writing-prompts-september-2016/ ***** Natalee put the key in the lock to her apartment, sighing with relief when she heard the familiar click. What—a—day, she thought, pushing into the door with her shoulder.… Continue reading Exercising the craft—May 8, 2017