Daily Picture Prompt 127

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Write a poem or story using this picture. Link back to this post from your blog or leave in the comment  section below.

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Daily Word Prompt 75 “Circle”

The daily word prompt is Circle

The daily word prompt can be used for a poem,story, photographs, art, song lyrics, letters,and you could even use it to tell us all a little more about yourself.

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Words & Genres for May 2017 Battles

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Here are the theme words and genres for May!

May 2nd

  • THEME WORD: Headphones
  • GENRE: Fantasy
    • Fantasy – fiction with strange or otherworldly settings or characters; fiction which invites suspension of reality
    • Please visit the BATTLE GENRE page for a full list of subcategories.
    • Challenge yourself! Try something new. 🙂
    • This Week’s Suggestion: Magical realism  – story where magical or unreal elements play a natural part in an otherwise realistic environment

May 9th

  • THEME WORD: Unknown
  • GENRE: Suspense/Thriller
    • Suspense/thriller – fiction about harm about to befall a person or group and the attempts made to evade the harm
      • A subcategory option: Horror – fiction in which events evoke a feeling of dread and sometimes fear in both the characters and the reader (no graphic content, please)

May 16th

  • THEME WORD: Unknown
  • GENRE: FREE CHOICE
    • For ideas, visit the BATTLE GENRE page for a full list of subcategories.
    • Challenge yourself!…

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Wordle #152

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1. Lightly

2. House

3. Petulant (adj.)) movedtoorshowingsudden,impatientirritation,especiallyoversome triflingannoyance)

4. Liberosis ((n.) the desire to care less about things—to loosen your grip on your life, to stop glancing behind you every few steps, afraid that someone will snatch it from you before you reach the end zone—rather to hold your life loosely and playfully, like a volleyball, keeping it in the air, with only quick fleeting interventions, bouncing freely in the hands of trusted friends, always in play.)

5. Tall

6. Banish

7. Officer

8. Afternoon

9. Kill

10. Marmalade

11. Wardrobe

12. Attitude

Use at least 10 of the words to create a story or poem

The words can appear in an alternate form

Use the words in any order that you like.

Tag: Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie and Wordle

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Weekly Writing Prompt #86

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Weekly Writing Challenge
Poetry and/or Flash Fiction
Apr 24th – #86

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(5) Words: | STRIKE | SCORE | RACE | TAKE | READ |

*A brilliant idea has been brought to my attention regarding the (5) word prompt. Please feel free to substitute any of the words with a synonym.🎈 🎭 ✨

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Poetry Suggestions
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Haiku (5 – 7 – 5)
Tanka (5 – 7 – 5 – 7 – 7)
Shadorma (3 – 5 – 3 – 3 – 7 – 5)
6 lines – no rhymes – multiple stanzas [your choice] – just follow meter
Villanelle (19 line poem[no word limit]–2 repeating rhymes & 2 refrains)… Excellent example is Dylan Thomas’s “Do not go gentle into that good night”
Nonet (9 – 8 – 7 – 6 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1) progression downward of syllables
Cinquain (2 – 4…

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Writing Links 4/24/17

Where Genres Collide

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Writing Links…4/24/17

Traci Kenworth

Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF:

  1. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2017/04/women-in-sff-month-sylvia-izzo-hunter/ Fanfiction helped her get her start. I dabbled in this as well when I was eighteen-nineteen.

MG/YA:

  1. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2017/04/ya-sunday-morning-news-this-week-for_16.html Best articles last week and what’s coming up next.
  2. http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/2017/04/sticking-with-story-you-love-against.html When an idea won’t let go.
  3. http://avajae.blogspot.com/2017/04/vlog-why-didnt-i-self-publish.html One writer’s choice to go traditional.

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.superauthors.com/2017/04/spring-is-here-authorkristina-knight.html Spring in OH. I look forward to it as well.
  2. http://www.superauthors.com/2017/04/do-one-thing-day-that-scares-you-by.html Life is about risk.

Christian:

  1. http://www.novelrocket.com/2017/04/when-writing-is-like-riding-horse.html The Big Yes.
  2. https://stevelaube.com/how-do-i-grow-my-market/ Use your blog to bring readers. Blog regularly. It doesn’t have to be every day. Once a week is fine.
  3. http://www.novelrocket.com/2017/04/there-really-is-nothing-new-under-sun.html A fresh way to tell the story.
  4. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/the-multi-tasking-editor/ An editor’s many roles.
  5. http://www.booksandsuch.com/blog/publishing-contract/ What’s in a contract.
  6. https://writerofftheleash.blogspot.com/2017/04/mid-week-inspiration.html

Historicals:

  1. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2017/04/augustus-pugin-architect-of-victorian.html The architectural design of many well-known places in Great Britain. The Elizabeth tower or Big Ben. Palace of Westminster. Scarisbrick Hall.

Scary:

Mystery/Thrillers/Suspense:

  1. http://annerallen.com/how-to-give-a-book-reading/ Reading your book aloud can be good for sales.

Short Stories/Anthologies/Novella/Comics:

  1. https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2017/04/19/hello-writing-cabin/ A new…

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