Freewrite Wednesday

Freewrite Wednesday: Feelings

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Write about a time you’ve had a strong feeling.


Questions to get you started:
What happened to make you feel that way? What did you do once you experienced that feeling? What did you want to do? Do you think you might feel that way again?

Set your timer for 10 minutes and write, write, write!

About Freewrites: A freewrite is exactly what it sounds like: free! Use a freewrite to practice channeling thoughts from your mind to the paper. Never done a freewrite? Learn more in my Guide to Freewriting 

Freewrite Wednesday

Freewrite Wednesday: Your Country or… ???

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Your country or this one?

If you had a choice, would you rather live in this country or another one? Which country would you want to live in and why?


Questions to get you started:
What does your choice country look like? What are the good things about it? Why did you choose this one over a different one? What are some possible struggles you might have in this country? Who might you meet there?

Set your timer for 10 minutes and write, write, write!

About Freewrites: A freewrite is exactly what it sounds like: free! Use a freewrite to practice channeling thoughts from your mind to the paper. Never done a freewrite? Learn more in my Guide to Freewriting 

Story Share Topic!

Story Share Topic: New Country

Ready for this week’s Story Share Topic?
Join in the fun! Write your story and share by Thursday night, July 12, for a chance to have your story shared on the site on Friday, July 20!

This Week’s Story Share Topic:

Your country or this one?
Write a story 
about someone who wakes up every morning in a new place.

Why does this keep happening? Is this a problem? Where do they wake up? Do they want it to stop? How do they use it to benefit themselves or others?
(Please keep it between 100 and 1000 words.)

To share: Email me at Fridaystoryshare@gmail.com

FAQ: If you don’t want to share your story, can you still write one? Absolutely!
Do you have to write a story on this particular topic? Nope! Writing stories is a great creative writing exercise, no matter what the topic. The topic is a prompt to get you started!

Writing with little ones? Read this post about how to include young children in writing activities.

Freewrite Wednesday

Freewrite Wednesday: A Letter to Another Country

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Pretend you are writing a letter to a friend in another country, explaining what it’s like to live in your part of the world. What would you say?


Questions to get you started:
What foods do you eat? What is the weather like? How big is your country? What traditions do you have? What are you proud of? Not proud of? Why would this person want to visit your country?

Set your timer for 10 minutes and write, write, write!

About Freewrites: A freewrite is exactly what it sounds like: free! Use a freewrite to practice channeling thoughts from your mind to the paper. Never done a freewrite? Learn more in my Guide to Freewriting 

Story Share Topic!

Friday Story Share Topic: New Country

Ready for this week’s Story Share Topic?
Join in the fun! Write your story and share by Thursday night, July 5, for a chance to have your story shared on the site on Friday, July 13!

This Week’s Story Share Topic:

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Write a story about a character who just moved to a new country.

How is this country different from his/her old country? What struggles does the character have in the new country? How are these struggles overcome? The new country could be a real country you’ve studied or visited in the past, or it could be completely made up! Maybe the new country isn’t even on this planet! Let your imagination take off and send in your stories! (Please keep it between 100 and 1000 words.)

FAQ: If you don’t want to share your story, can you still write one? Absolutely!
Do you have to write a story on this particular topic? Nope! Writing stories is a great creative writing exercise, no matter what the topic. The topic is a prompt to get you started!

Writing with little ones? Read this post about how to include young children in writing activities.

Freewrite Wednesday

Freewrite Wednesday: Imagine You are a Bird

Ready to free your writing? Let’s do a freewrite together!

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Imagine you are a bird. Write about your experience!
Questions to get you started:
What does it feel like to fly? Where would you live? What would it be like with your five senses: Sight, hearing, smell, taste, touch? What problems might you face?

Set your timer for 10 minutes and write, write, write!

About Freewrites: A freewrite is exactly what it sounds like: free! Use a freewrite to practice channeling thoughts from your mind to the paper. Never done a freewrite? Learn more in my Guide to Freewriting