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Writing Exercises

 Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise asks you to go completely colorblind in the explanation of your scene. Use metaphors, similes, and descriptive comparison—but no colors—to describe your world to the reader. Get as creative as you can without the colors of the rainbow.     We hope you enjoy this feature and...

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Writing Exercises

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise is designed to help authors improve the flow of their scenes without the use of introductory participial phrases, for example:   Straightening his tie, Ramon mentally prepared to cross-examine the witness.   The phrase that has the strike-through is an introductory participial phrase, and because...

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Writing Exercises

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise is a fun exercise with point of view. Admit it. You have a favorite Disney® character. It’s okay if it’s not Belle, Merida, Snow White, or Aladdin. Perhaps you’d rather be Maleficent, Gaston, Hans, or Attila. In fact, you could widen your circle of favorites...

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Writing Exercises

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise is to write a murder scene from a point of view of the weapon doing the killing. During this exercise, refrain from transferring the killer’s emotion and motives to the weapon. This scene is about the weapon doing what it does best. How will you spin...

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Writing Exercises

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise  is about focus. Start your paragraph hyperfocused—the striations in a blade of grass or a reflection in a droplet of water—and as you write each sentence, pull back your focus a little until the big picture is revealed.   Example: Describe a color and a texture—brown, dry, and...

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Writing Exercises

Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts   Welcome to the Write Divas Featured Writing Exercises & Prompts! This week’s writing exercise combines an unlikely trio: humor, horror, and historical. How will you spin the scene? We hope you enjoy this feature and feel free to share the results of your hard work.   ~ The Divas    



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