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Insomniacs Anonymous 9-8-17

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.

Who is your favorite satirical author?

Practical Prompt 9-6-17

It’s week five of character backstory. What is the worst thing each of your characters has ever done to someone else? Who was it? How long ago did it happen? Why did it happen? Do your characters regret it today, or would they do it all over again?

Insomniacs Anonymous 9-1-17

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.

What book will you be spending Labor Day weekend with?

 

Practical Prompt 8-30-17

To continue our quest into our characters’ pasts, what are your characters’ fondest memories? Why do those moments stand out above all others?

Insomniacs Anonymous 8-25-17

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.

This week, much of the United States witnessed a total solar eclipse. Do natural events, such as hurricanes, tornados or a rare eclipse, play a role in your story?