Before you write, do 20 jumping jacks. Then sit down + write for 10 mins starting w/ the sentence, “I couldn’t do without it.”
Write a story titled, “Sunday Sunday Sunday.”
Describe the taste of black coffee. Don’t use the words “bitter,”roasted,” or “dark.”
Bring your notebook for a walk. Write down 10 things you see on your walk that puzzle you.
Describe a character who wears a t-shirt that reads, “Oprah didn’t die for your sins.”
Write a story that takes place on a rooftop patio. Use the word “stick.”
Write a story in the form of a pamphlet.
Write for ten minutes about baby oil.
Write a story about a fold-up stroller. Use the word, “chorus.”
Write a scene using the words, “anti-lock,” “pirate” and “fiddlehead.”
Write about the first wedding you attended. Use the word, “develop.”
Write a scene about gold ballet shoes and a deciduous tree.
Write a story in the form of a pool, with a shallow end and a deep end.
Write a scene that involves ankle socks and an endangered species of frog.
Write a list of things that are folded.