Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Discouraged?

What word of encouragement would you give to a struggling writer?

Monday, February 23, 2015

Writing Prompt: Argument

Write an argument between a cashier and a customer from the customer's perspective.

Done it?

Now write the same argument from the CASHIER'S perspective.
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I'd love to see what you came up with, so feel free to share in the comments. OR you can post the results on YOUR blog and link to it here :-D

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Fill in the Blank: I HATE WINTER

The thing I hate most about winter is ____________!

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You can probably think of quite a few, right? Stay tuned for my answer and the why behind it!

Monday, February 16, 2015

Writing Prompt: Bad Valentine! BAD!

You know those corny heart candies with things like "i luv u" written on them? Go ahead and write a few mean ones!

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Happy Valentine's Day - Or Yuck Day



Have a fun outing with your sweetheart--or your dog, or parakeet, or dust mop, or...

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Locked out of Twitter

Just a heads up to those who are on Twitter and are trying to contact me: I've been locked out of my account and am unable to get back on (long story short, I don't have texting enabled on my phone so they can't send me the code to unlock my account.)

If you are trying to reach me, here is my email address: bethovermyer@gmail.com

Yep. Banner day.

~Beth

Fill in the Blank: JACKPOT!

"If I won one million dollars, the first thing I would do is ____________________."

Monday, February 9, 2015

Writing Prompt: Paint Names

Go to your local paint store/hardware store and pick out a paint sample with a really awesome color name.

Got it?

Good! That's your superhero name.

What's your power?

Color names that start with a vowel: Your power is night vision!

Color names that start with a consonant from B through G: Your power is invisibility!

Color names that start with a consonant from H through M: Your power is super-strength!

Color names that start with a consonant from N through T: Your power is telepathy!

Color names for the remainder of the alphabet: Your power is telekinesis!

Now, here's you scenario: (Superhero Name Here) has run out of money. They must use (Super Power Here) to earn/steal enough $$ to pay their bill at an upscale restaurant. 

The snooty French waiter is waiting for payment. What does your hero do?

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Multiple Choice: Reading

What is your favorite genre/non-genre to WRITE in:

- Science fiction?

- Fantasy?

- Romance?

-Adventure?

- Mystery?

- Literary?


- Mainstream?

- Other?

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Go ahead and share in the comments, along with the reason what MAKES IT your favorite. Discussion welcome :-D

Monday, February 2, 2015

Writing Prompt: Colors

Write a descriptive poem about color using only touch, smell, taste, and sound.
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Share in the comments and we'll try to guess!