free the pen, a blog for writers

March 3, 2017

Thoughts

Filed under: Journal writing — freethepen @ 2:34 pm

a-writer  This thought is great for anyone aching to be a writer. What thought can you come up with about being a writer? Now give that thought to a character and write a one-page piece on it. Be wild and creative. Give the character a physical quirk like a limp, crooked smile, bent ear. Put the character in a unique setting and have them eat something delightful, or not. Let your imagination run wild. Put it all on the page and don’t stop to critique yourself or edit. Just get it out. Editing comes later, sometimes a long time later.

Keep the pen moving,

Jan

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: