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Insomniacs Anonymous 9-29-17

You’re awake. Instead of writing the Great American Novel—or even a mediocre one—you’re reading our blog. Okay, then. We offer a topic; you respond. Let your fellow writers inspire you, and return to that manuscript refreshed.

Do you keep a journal? If so, how does it help you with your writing?

Practical Prompt 9-27-17

Over the past 2 months you’ve gone further into your characters’ backstories. Now that you know more about your characters’ backstories, make sure their motivations in the beginning of the story you’re writing are consistent with their pasts.

Insomniacs Anonymous 9-22-17

You’re awake. Instead of writing the Great American Novel—or even a mediocre one—you’re reading our blog. Okay, then. We offer a topic; you respond. Let your fellow writers inspire you, and return to that manuscript refreshed.

Do you use Pintrest for your writing? If so, what are your favorite pins?

 

Practical Prompt 9-20-17

Whatever issue of the day dominates a person’s formative years can affect their perspective for years. If you grew up during a major war or a burgeoning pandemic, it will shape your views. What was the major issue during your characters’ early years, and how did that issue affect them?

Practical Prompt 9-13-17

Everyone has hopes and dreams when they are little. What were your characters’ biggest aspirations when they were younger?