Writing Room 101 Daily Prompt Series – Update

Hi everyone I hope you enjoyed the special series last month, the 30 Days of September. We’re back to regular daily prompts again in October, with a slight difference. I have created an area on the right hand tool bar, which I will update with a new prompt every day. Those wishing to take part can visit theContinue reading “Writing Room 101 Daily Prompt Series – Update”

Shamefaced – 30 Days of September Writing Prompt

5 September 2014 I wanted the ground to open up and swallow me whole. But then, even if it did, I’d still be tied to a lamppost. Naked. Squinting against the early morning sun and cursing my former best friend to hell and back, I tried to shake off the fog in my brain. TheContinue reading “Shamefaced – 30 Days of September Writing Prompt”

WR101 Daily Prompt Series – 30 Days of September

Welcome to a new round of daily prompts for September here at Writing Room 101. I thoroughly enjoyed Winter’s version of August Montgomery last month, and I’m sure I’m not the only one who hopes we see more adventures featuring August and Madison. As I mentioned at the beginning of August, I’m running things inContinue reading “WR101 Daily Prompt Series – 30 Days of September”

Siding with a shark – WR101 Prompt Series: Shades of August

I wanted to try my hand at one of August’s tales, but since Winter so cleverly started us off and probably has plans for that particular adventure, I decided to start with a tale from her past. Five years earlier… I pushed through the giant wall of icy winds and cursed the Guild in everyContinue reading “Siding with a shark – WR101 Prompt Series: Shades of August”

[WR101 Prompt Series] Terrifying Thursdays' – Prompt #11

The theme for this week is a kind of ‘character versus plot’. I have provided two options below, challenging you explore other ways of working. If you enjoy to map out a story before you add characters to the landscape, try using option B. If the opposite is true and you don’t normally stick toContinue reading “[WR101 Prompt Series] Terrifying Thursdays' – Prompt #11”

[WR101 Prompt Series] Weird and Whacky Wednesdays' – Prompt #11

The theme for this week is a kind of ‘character versus plot’. I have provided two options below, challenging you to explore other ways of working. If you enjoy to map out a story before you add characters to the landscape, try using option B. If the opposite is true and you don’t normally stickContinue reading “[WR101 Prompt Series] Weird and Whacky Wednesdays' – Prompt #11”

Shades of August – Part of the WR101 Daily Prompt Series

August and September will be structured a little differently in terms of the daily prompts. For the month of August I invite you to write a multitude of adventures based on a character – August Montgomery. Depending on the day, that might be a tale of mystery, a story to thrill, or a journey that scaresContinue reading “Shades of August – Part of the WR101 Daily Prompt Series”

[WR101 Prompt Series] Thrilling Tuesdays' – Prompt #11

Following on from yesterday’s prompt – the theme for this week is a kind of ‘character versus plot’. I have provided two options below, challenging you explore other ways of working. If you enjoy to map out a story before you add characters to the landscape, try using option B. If the opposite is true andContinue reading “[WR101 Prompt Series] Thrilling Tuesdays' – Prompt #11”

[WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #8

I’ve read quite a few posts recently tackling the subject of character and plot, namely – which comes first. With this in mind I’ve decided to create a challenge with two possible options. If, like me, the character usually comes first, then I’d like you to chose option A (write based on plot/location). If youContinue reading “[WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #8”