February 2007
Daily Writing Prompts

A Pen In Each Hand

  1. The conviction in her voice unsettled him.
  2. She’d simply known there was betrayal.
  3. He felt more content than he had since childhood.
  4. Do the Sunday Brunch prompts and post your exercises.
    1. Use the following words: sometimes, couple, already, drink, unaware.
    2. Write about being deceived or mistaken about something.
    3. Use the phrase “in the style of …”
  5. I needed to stay awake and to stay in control.
  6. Memories chased me out of sleep.
  7. Use an archived AB article to improve existing work or to try something new.
  8. Her pain threshold was higher than mine.
  9. He dropped the needle in a plastic tray and peeled off his gloves.
  10. I drank half my beer and left.
  11. Do the Sunday Brunch prompts and post your exercises.
    1. Use the following words: music, particular, cigarette, voice, continued.
    2. Write about getting on with life, after…
    3. Write about an unwelcome interruption.
  12. The cold water made my teeth ache.
  13. I tried to imagine him naked.
  14. Use an archived AB article to improve existing work or to try something new.
  15. Was it the wind?
  16. A pretty redhead sauntered over and squatted in front of me.
  17. There are no rules on this road.
  18. Do the Sunday Brunch prompts and post your exercises.
    1. Use the following words: scoured, never, remember, walked, deserving, voice.
    2. Write about observing someone without their knowing.
    3. Write about a friend you (or your character) hasn’t seen in a while.
  19. I have a drawer of lost things.
  20. The first night you spent away from home.
  21. Use an archived AB article to improve existing work or to try something new.
  22. Her skin is slick from exertion.
  23. It was unreasonable, but I felt abandoned.
  24. The thought of touching a dead chicken…
  25. Do the Sunday Brunch prompts and post your exercises.
    1. Use the following words: frozen, plan, about, breath, family.
    2. Write about wooden spoons and leather belts.
    3. Write about circles (or cycles).
  26. He lifted the corner of the pink chenille bedspread.
  27. Watching the clock.
  28. Use an archived AB article to improve existing work or to try something new.
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