Weekly Writing Prompt #11

weekly writing prompt #11

(5) Words: RARE | SENSE | MOMENT | TASTE | REFLECT

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Poetry Suggestions
Haiku (5 – 7 – 5)
Tanka (5 – 7 – 5 – 7 – 7)
Shadorma (3 – 5 – 3 – 3 – 7 – 5)
six lines – no rhymes – multiple stanzas [your choice] – just follow meter
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Fictional Suggestions
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Flash Fiction (500 – 300 words)
Any Genre: Sci-Fi – Fantasy – Horror – Literary
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SUGGESTIONS FOR FLASH FICTION
***You have room for one main character.
***You have room for one scene.
***Get to main conflict of scene in first sentence.
***You have room for a single plot.
***You have room for a single, simple theme.
***SHOW anything related to the main conflict.
***“TELL the backstory; don’t “show” it.
***Save the twist until the end.
***Eliminate all but essential words.

These are not set in gold.
Use your best judgement.
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12 thoughts on “Weekly Writing Prompt #11

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    • Very Shakespearean. I could hear it in one of his plays still inside his mind, he just never had enough time to write it down. Once again you strike it gold with your words. Sliding off a golden tongue of ink so gold, the pen pulls it up and places it down again, gently, as not to loosen a single syllable. jk

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