WRITING EXERCISES

CHARACTER EXERCISES

Describe your surroundings as if you were someone else you know.

Write a conversation you had with a child.

Pick a song. Write a character experiencing the song’s theme/story.

 

STORYTELLING EXERCISES

Write 3 lines of dialogue. Establish the scene. (Including setting, relationship, or situation)

Write a blurb for a hook to a story.

Write a sentence. How can you make it unexpected?

 

WORLD BUILDING EXERCISES

How would you structure a utopia? What could go wrong in this universe?

Pick two genres. How do they overlap? Write a story taking place in these colliding universes.

Write a story of a rich person and a poor person talking about their lives in a fictional universe.