Monthly Archives: November 2013

Scene Starter #16


Someone is standing on a street corner, staring at the sky and occasionally muttering and pointing up. People start to join in, and … Tasty bread requires a good starter. Let this scene starter help you cook up some new … Continue reading

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Today’s Cliché


Setting: Horses treated like cars with legs.

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Today’s Cliché


Character: The wise old wizard/hag/witch/herbalist/shaman/healer/etc.

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Scene Starter #15


Two deaf people are walking down a crowded street, signing to each other and laughing hysterically, all without making a sound. Sometimes your writing gets stuck. Let this scene starter be a little push to get things rolling so when … Continue reading

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Today’s Cliché


Setting: Someone goes to the underworld, either spiritually or physically.

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Today’s Cliché


Setting: Vampires/werewolves/the fey exist among modern humans without detection despite there being a whole lot of them.

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Scene Starter #14


Plans for a big surprise go comically wrong. On your mark, get set, write! Use this scene starter to cause your writing to leap out of the blocks, and charge for the homestretch to win going away. Your objective is … Continue reading

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The House of Zane Prologue


Here it is- the prologue to my first NaNo novel. The House of Zane : In the Beginning   By Zelda Wasser Prologue: In the Beginning 1680 They were special, they were different, and they were triplets. There had been whispers … Continue reading

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Scene Starter #13


A man is taking his pig for a walk, on a leash, in Manhattan. Tasty bread requires a good starter. Let this scene starter help you cook up some new ideas so your writing rises up full of creativity. Your … Continue reading

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Scene Starter #12


A conversation with a paranoid guy who says “I write sometimes, but I know people want to steal what I write, so I burn it all.” Sometimes your writing gets stuck. Let this scene starter be a little push to … Continue reading

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