Misinformed

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “I was misinformed…,” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

As always, you’re encouraged to post your unedited response(s) to the prompt in the comments section of this post. By doing so, you stand up for this important, but oft-neglected, wild and wooly part of the creative process.

Noise

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “Underneath the noise…,” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

 

Invented

PROMPT: Make a list –  Things that Need to Be InventedDon’t plan. Don’t be clever. Just stay curious and keep your pen moving. Go for quantity, not quality. 6 minutes or more.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

 

Tell

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “If I tell the truth…,” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

As always, you’re encouraged to post your unedited response(s) to the prompt in the comments section of this post. By doing so, you stand up for this important, but oft-neglected, wild and wooly part of the creative process.

Lucky

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “If you’re lucky…,” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

 

Sounds

PROMPT: Make a 2-column list –  Sounds that make me ragey/Sounds that lower my blood pressureDon’t plan. Don’t think. Just stay curious and keep your pen moving. Go for quantity, not quality. 6 minutes or more.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

 

Never

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “I hope I never have to…,” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.