Posts Tagged ‘Writing prompts’

Friday Freewrite: Joint Effort

Friday Freewrite

Describe a time you accomplished a difficult task with the help of a partner.

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Friday Freewrite: Sincerity

Friday Freewrite

Imagine a close friend hurts your feelings. When you tell her, she apologizes but doesn’t seem sincere. How would you respond? Would you forgive her or would you need to believe she was truly sorry first? And how might it change your relationship in the future? Explain.

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Friday Freewrite: New

Friday Freewrite: New

Write a story or poem using as many words as you can that contain “new” (or sounds the same) like:

  • New (for the first time; recently created)
  • Newly (recently)
  • Knew (understood; was aware of)
  • Anew (in a new way)
  • Renew (start again after an interruption)
  • Sinew (muscular tissue; tendon)
  • Revenue (income)
  • Retinue (group of assistants to an important person)
  • Gnu (large antelope)
  • Newt (small salamander)
  • Newcomer (recently arrived)
  • Newspaper (printed information)

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Friday Freewrite: Present

Friday Freewrite

When you give a gift, if the person receiving it doesn’t like it would you want to know? Why or why not. Describe an experience of giving (or getting) a present that isn’t wanted.

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Friday Freewrite: Bookmark

Friday Freewrite

Pick a novel you’ve enjoyed. Now tell the story from a confused bookmark’s perspective (remember, the bookmark only would have read the pages where it marked the place, so it will be missing lots of parts!).

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