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Sound Words PDF – Sensory Descriptions

Unlike smell, sound words are a lot more commonly used. We often use sound words without thinking about them because they’re a sense we’re usually not consciously focused on. The sound of footsteps, an upset voice, the sounds of a door slamming, plate breaking, laughter, tears, rain, thunder, yelling. We Read more…

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Smell Words PDF – Sensory Descriptions

Smell is an important sense; one that can provoke vivid reactions and bring back memories which is exactly why you should use smell words in your writing! They’re probably the most underutilised description method in the writer’s toolkit, but they’re so important. We’re so used to smells that we often Read more…

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Sensory vs. Telling Descriptions

When it comes to storytelling every writer falls into the habit of simply telling their reader what is happening by using bland and boring writing. But sensory descriptions are the magical remedy to this writing woe. Telling Descriptions  “The room was creepy.” “He felt scared.” These telling descriptions have a Read more…

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Writing Prompt #11

Writing Prompt #11 What if, in an alternate universe, ‘marriage’ was a ten-year contract and every ten years couples would review it and sign on for ten more or call it quits? Respond in the comments or join in on our Instagram!

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Writing Prompt #10

Writing Prompt #10 (Character POV Prompts) The mind caves before the body does. That’s what I was taught. But I’ve never been tortured quiet like this. Respond in the comments or join in on our Instagram!

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Writing Prompt #9

Writing Prompt #9 You’re a scientist studying time manipulation. You’re accidently transported back to the 1800’s. You can immediately go back, but your scientific curiosity makes you stay. What do you do there? (Blend in, tell people, try and change the future?). When you eventually get back has anything changed? Read more…

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Writing Prompt #8

Writing Prompt #8 (Dialogue Prompt) Person A: “I said you could if you were subtle.” Person B: “I am being subtle.” Person A: “That’s not subtle in the slightest.” Respond in the comments or join in on our Instagram!

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Writing Prompt #7

Writing Prompt #7 What if the zombie outbreak hits while you’re on the train? How would you escape and survive? Respond in the comments or join in on our Instagram!

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Writing Prompt #5

Writing Prompt #5 Rising sea levels means civilisation has had to adapt to living on the sea. Boats and raised/floating buildings are a way of life What else has changed in day-to-day life? Respond in the comments or join in on our Instagram!

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