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How & Why To Use Writing Prompts #writingprompts #writersos #dirtywritingsecrets

True story: I wrote the entire first draft of Consequences (of defensive adultery) in response to writing prompts. So I’m a fan of this technique. There are four main reasons WHY I love writing prompts so. <<1>> They are an excellent

How & Why To Use Writing Prompts #writingprompts #writersos #dirtywritingsecrets

True story: I wrote the entire first draft of Consequences (of defensive adultery) in response to writing prompts. So I’m a fan of this technique. There are four main reasons WHY I love writing prompts so. <<1>> They are an excellent

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More Than A Guilty Pleasure: Writing Prompts & Exercises

I care about your pleasure. 😉I I’m teaching this class in Calgary right now: More Than A Guilty Pleasure: Mastering the Romance Novel Form to Tell the Perfect Story Learn to seduce a reader from the first sentence through to

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More Than A Guilty Pleasure: Writing Prompts & Exercises

I care about your pleasure. 😉I I’m teaching this class in Calgary right now: More Than A Guilty Pleasure: Mastering the Romance Novel Form to Tell the Perfect Story Learn to seduce a reader from the first sentence through to

You’ll have fun with this one… #writingprompts #janeausten #dirtywritingsecrets

Oh, the places you’ll go with this one, kittens: Jane Austen, on acid. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a

You’ll have fun with this one… #writingprompts #janeausten #dirtywritingsecrets

Oh, the places you’ll go with this one, kittens: Jane Austen, on acid. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a

This week’s writing prompt is the worst thing you can ever hear, or say to someone… #writingprompts #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday, kittens. Now, let’s go dark: “I can’t forgive that.” The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a minute or

This week’s writing prompt is the worst thing you can ever hear, or say to someone… #writingprompts #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday, kittens. Now, let’s go dark: “I can’t forgive that.” The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a minute or

Today’s writing prompt is an answer to a question asked off-page #writingprompts #amwriting #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? The question is asked off-page. You begin with the answer: “Hard.” Who said it? What was the question? Do you need to reveal any of it to the reader? Go. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to

Today’s writing prompt is an answer to a question asked off-page #writingprompts #amwriting #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? The question is asked off-page. You begin with the answer: “Hard.” Who said it? What was the question? Do you need to reveal any of it to the reader? Go. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to

A kiss. It was just a kiss #writingprompts #amwritingromance #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? Pen, paper, notebook (fingers, keys, laptop), and… go: A kiss. It was just a kiss. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough.

A kiss. It was just a kiss #writingprompts #amwritingromance #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? Pen, paper, notebook (fingers, keys, laptop), and… go: A kiss. It was just a kiss. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough.

Teeth. Nipple. Tongue. Then… #writingprompts #writedialogue #dirtywritingsecrets

I might be ovulating. That’s not the writing prompt. This is: . Teeth. Nipple. Tongue. Then, teeth again. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes.

Teeth. Nipple. Tongue. Then… #writingprompts #writedialogue #dirtywritingsecrets

I might be ovulating. That’s not the writing prompt. This is: . Teeth. Nipple. Tongue. Then, teeth again. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes.

Monday writing prompt #writingprompts #writedialogue #dirtywritingsecrets

I love writing dialogue. You? Good. That’s how we start today.   “No,” he said, and turned away. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes.

Monday writing prompt #writingprompts #writedialogue #dirtywritingsecrets

I love writing dialogue. You? Good. That’s how we start today.   “No,” he said, and turned away. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes.

He would not touch her #writingprompt #amwriting #dirtywritingsecrets

No foreplay today, just go: He would not touch her. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a minute or two

He would not touch her #writingprompt #amwriting #dirtywritingsecrets

No foreplay today, just go: He would not touch her. The Rules: Beginners: Set a timer for five to 15 minutes. If you’re just beginning a writing practice, write for five minutes. That’s enough. Then add a minute or two

The scent was overpowering and she wanted to scream #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Deal? Deal. Writing prompt: The scent was overpowering and she wanted to scream Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster

The scent was overpowering and she wanted to scream #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Deal? Deal. Writing prompt: The scent was overpowering and she wanted to scream Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster

He reached for the lipstick with a grin #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

No rest for the wicked! Happy Labo(u)r Day… but you gotta write today too. Writing prompt: He reached for the lipstick with a grin. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on

He reached for the lipstick with a grin #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

No rest for the wicked! Happy Labo(u)r Day… but you gotta write today too. Writing prompt: He reached for the lipstick with a grin. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on

“And that’s why we need a safe word.” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday! Writing prompt: “And that’s why we need a safe word.” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing Prompts from the

“And that’s why we need a safe word.” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday! Writing prompt: “And that’s why we need a safe word.” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing Prompts from the

“My apology for breaking the rules. There was no other way.” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Have fun with this one: Writing prompt: “My apology for breaking the rules. There was no other way.” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30

“My apology for breaking the rules. There was no other way.” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Have fun with this one: Writing prompt: “My apology for breaking the rules. There was no other way.” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30

Community, synchronicity, gratitude and all the good things: from When Words Collide to Writing Better Fiction to finding your people

The Ninth Chapter of WHEN WORDS COLLIDE is now over, and around Western Canada, the Northwestern United States, and some pockets in the Midwest and East, 800 exhausted readers and writers are processing and composing their notes of gratitude. My

Community, synchronicity, gratitude and all the good things: from When Words Collide to Writing Better Fiction to finding your people

The Ninth Chapter of WHEN WORDS COLLIDE is now over, and around Western Canada, the Northwestern United States, and some pockets in the Midwest and East, 800 exhausted readers and writers are processing and composing their notes of gratitude. My

Eyes closed. Mouth open. And then… #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday! You know what to do. Writing prompt: Eyes closed. Mouth open. And then… Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing

Eyes closed. Mouth open. And then… #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Happy Monday! You know what to do. Writing prompt: Eyes closed. Mouth open. And then… Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing

She insisted on the blindfold #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

All you’ve got to do is show up. I’m gonna tell you what to write. 😉 Writing prompt: She insisted on the blindfold. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this

She insisted on the blindfold #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

All you’ve got to do is show up. I’m gonna tell you what to write. 😉 Writing prompt: She insisted on the blindfold. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this

“Why did you have to do that?” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

This morning, instead of checking Facebook, you’re going to write: Writing prompt: “Why did you have to do that?” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first

“Why did you have to do that?” #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

This morning, instead of checking Facebook, you’re going to write: Writing prompt: “Why did you have to do that?” Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first

She stole his cab #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? Five minutes. Go: Writing prompt: She stole his cab. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing Prompts from the More Than

She stole his cab #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

Ready? Five minutes. Go: Writing prompt: She stole his cab. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer on this amazing censor-buster The first 30 or so Writing Prompts from the More Than

That was when he noticed the heavy duty anchors in the ceiling #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the pen and paper and the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Go: Writing prompt: That was when he noticed the heavy duty anchors in the ceiling Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane

That was when he noticed the heavy duty anchors in the ceiling #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the pen and paper and the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Go: Writing prompt: That was when he noticed the heavy duty anchors in the ceiling Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane

She was not going to surrender without a fight #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the pen and paper and the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Go: Writing prompt: She was not going to surrender without a fight. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer

She was not going to surrender without a fight #writingprompt #dirtywritingsecrets

You provide the pen and paper and the discipline. I provide the inspiration. Go: Writing prompt: She was not going to surrender without a fight. Need more? How (and why) to work with writing prompts: M. Jane Colette’s short primer