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Happy Release Day: A Matter of Trust by Q.T Ruby

    She’s stuck in a rut, stuck in life and stuck in an elevator with Hollywood’s hottest actor. And of course she’s just come from the gym. Claire Parelli just can’t seem to catch a break, well, except for heartbreak, that is. After a lifetime of following the rules, she winds up heartbroken, unfulfilled, and hiding from life. But she can’t hide for long....

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10 Aug 2015
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Writing Prompt: Biker at Dawn

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises! Getting that first draft down on paper is a solo effort, and sometimes you need to hop on your bike or in your car and take a ride to clear your head. I wonder what this biker was thinking about, coming around that curve at dawn with the rising sun behind him. What do you think? Is...

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21 Jul 2015
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Writing Exercise: Writing Time!

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! Making time to write is difficult. We all have heavy demands on our time. Not to mention that just because we want to write doesn’t always mean it’s easy to write. The greatest authors have all said that if you want to improve as a writer, you have to write every day. It doesn’t matter...

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14 Jul 2015
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Divas Rec: 21 Types of Content We All Crave

Divas Recommend: 21 Types of Content We All Crave by Scott Aughtmon  When you think of content in fiction writing, what comes to mind? Does content consist of just the plot and what simply makes up the story or is it more defined? I found this graphic originally on a UltraLinx, a web magazine designed to showcase content from technology to design that lists different types of...

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09 Jul 2015
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Writing Prompts: Lust

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises! Lust is one of the seven deadly sins. Others include sloth, gluttony, greed, wrath, envy, and pride. Arguably, lust is probably the most widely sensationalized sin. Lust doesn’t just entail sexual desire but desire in general. It can be desire for fame, wealth, power, etc. Your objective today is to write a scene based on...

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07 Jul 2015
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Writing Exercise: Loss

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise centers on loss and challenges you to dig deep with your ability to show emotion without using some of the keywords we rely on, such as feel, love, hate, ache, etc. How will you spin the scene? Will your protagonist be angry, or lost, or devoid of feeling? How will you show...

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30 Jun 2015
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Writing Prompt: Summer Heat

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises! With this rising temperatures in the northern hemisphere, a writing prompt that tackled the summer heat seemed like a good idea. This week the Divas would like you to use the picture below as inspiration for a writing prompt about the summer heat. How you spin it is up to you. The picture is merely one option...

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01 Sep 2016
in Writing Exercises

Writing Exercise: Temptation

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise is to create a scene where temptation is your character’s only vice. The temptation could range from things that your main character can’t resist, such as a cupcake on the counter to a seductive protagonist who can’t live without whips and chains.  The point is to...

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16 Jun 2015
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Writing Prompt: Through The Eyes of an Alien

Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Prompts & Exercises! Often you hear “show, don’t tell,” but unless you’re in the midst of writing something descriptive, it might be hard to put that into practice. So, here at Write Divas, we decided to come up with the opportunity for you to show, show, show as much as you like without worrying about overflowing your manuscript...

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09 Jun 2015
Writing Exercise: Point of View
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Writing Exercise: Point of View

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise is all about exploring point of view, specifically the contrast between the protagonist and the antagonist and how they see the same scene. During this exercise, pay close attention to the voice of your characters. The antagonist should not sound anything like the protagonist and shouldn’t...

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02 Jun 2015
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