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Playlist Writing Prompt

Have you ever listened to new song that just resonated with your writerly soul? Maybe you suddenly realized just how great the song was, so you started it over again to pay attention to every word and listen to the story it told. It transported you to another slice of the world, or you felt… Continue reading Playlist Writing Prompt

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Vignettes: Writing a Photograph Pt. 2

Slice of Life / Vignette, according to Wikipedia.org: A storytelling technique that presents a seemingly arbitrary sample of a character’s life, which often lacks a coherent plot, conflict, or ending. The story may have little plot progress and little character development, and often has no exposition, conflict, or dénouement, with an open ending. No Plot,… Continue reading Vignettes: Writing a Photograph Pt. 2

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Vignettes: Writing a Photograph

Definition from Wikipedia.org: A vignette is a short impressionistic scene that focuses on one moment or character and gives a trenchant [sharp, keen, acute] impression about that character, an idea, setting, and/or object. RJ says: It's like a picture you can't stop staring at. An Exercise for Greatness Writing is like improving your penmanship. We… Continue reading Vignettes: Writing a Photograph