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.

Intuition

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “My intuition tells me…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes. Peek into the hidden corners of your characters by having them do this prompt.

Waiting

PROMPT: Write about a being in a waiting room. Keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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

Strong

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “You never know how strong your are until…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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

Wish

PROMPT: Launch from the sentence-starter, “I wish we could talk about…” and keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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

Saunter

PROMPT: Everything I know about sauntering. Who saunters and why? What are the mechanics of sauntering? How does sauntering affect those nearby? Are there those who are unable to saunter? What happens if they try anyway? Don’t worry about being interesting or creative. Don’t try to get it right. 6 minutes.

Claustrophobic

PROMPT: Write about a time you were claustrophobic. Keep your pen moving for 6 minutes.

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