Remade

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

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

Unmade

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

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

Made

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

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

Love

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “Would you still love me if…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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

Kindness

PROMPT: Write about a kindness that mattered. Keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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

Wicked

PROMPT: Write the easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for How to Be Wicked. 6 minutes

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.

Basements

PROMPT: Everything I know about BASEMENTS. What they smell like, what happens in them, why we go into them, why we don’t… Don’t worry about being interesting or creative. Keep your pen moving for  6 minutes.