WRITING PROMPTS

New Point of View

Re:Fiction  Apr 11, 2017

It can be very easy to fall into writing protagonists who are very similar to yourself. By pushing ourselves out of this comfort zone, we can create a wider array of characters and stories.

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Healthy Obsession

Re:Fiction  Mar 28, 2017

I’ve recently been thinking about the ways in which people become obsessed with or addicted to things, and how “healthy” activity can fall into this category as well. This could form the basis of a story, or be an interesting back story for an existing character.

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Wisdom Teeth

Re:Fiction  Feb 28, 2017

Removing wisdom teeth has become a commonplace surgery. But what if we were unknowingly removing something more?

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The Assistant

Re:Fiction  Apr 4, 2017

This prompt could evolve into a classic odd couple comedy, or the beginning of a supernatural thriller.

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The Newspaper

Re:Fiction  Mar 21, 2017

With the internet being an ever-present source of information and the decline of print media, what would it look like if the tables turned in the future?

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The Flood

Re:Fiction  Feb 21, 2017

Natural disasters can be scary for anyone, let alone children. This prompt looks at refuge from a disaster through the eyes of children.

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