Inspiration Friday: The Dragon Cometh

Do you want to write but you can’t get your teeth into your current manuscript? How about giving something different a try to see if it will loosen the fingers and the mind. This week’s exercise: Your character is trapped inside a cave with a fire-breathing dragon approaching! What does your character do? Happy writing … Read moreInspiration Friday: The Dragon Cometh

Inspiration Friday: First Words

Inspiration Friday is all about getting words on to a blank page. This is this week’s exercise: Instructions: Using any set of words below, continue writing a paragraph of no longer than 50 words. Learn to be concise. 1. Mildred Crane leaned over the fence and beckoned… 2. The line of ants moved quickly… 3. … Read moreInspiration Friday: First Words

Inspiration Friday: Exercises for Inspiration

At Scribe’s, the old message board, there was a forum called Exercises for Inspiration. Not one for wasting good ideas, I’ve decided to share the better ones on this website. Until further notice, “Inspiration Friday” will be a weekly exercise for you to use as you see fit. As long as it gets you writing, … Read moreInspiration Friday: Exercises for Inspiration