Plot Points: A Storytelling Exercise
What are plot points, and how can you use them to construct a story or improve the structure of a story that you're revising?
From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Couplets and Quatrains
Today's post, an excerpt from the book 101 Creative Writing Exercises, features a poetry writing exercise in couplets and quatrains.
From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: The Incubator
In this excerpt from the book 101 Creative Writing Exercises, explore a fun way to organize your creative writing ideas.
Poetry Writing Exercises: Using Connotation to Find the Perfect Word
Today's poetry writing exercise asks you to examine the words you're using in a poem and question the meanings of those words.
From 101 Creative Writing Exercises: Your Gang
From 101 Creative Writing Exercise, this exercise is called "Your Gang." Have you ever thought about writing scenes with an ensemble of characters?
Getting Into Character: Fiction Writing Exercises
These fiction writing exercises are designed to help you get inside your character's head and better understand his personality, quirks, and motivations.