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Writing Sparks: May 2013

Writing Sparks: May 2013

Warm up your writing muscles with these inspirational offerings for May. There’s something for everyone– fiction, nonfiction, even a little fun.

Writing Sparks: March 2013

Writing Sparks: March 2013

What will you write this month? This collection of fiction and nonfiction prompts will get your creative wheels turning.

Writing Sparks: January 2013

Welcome to a brand new year! 2012 was a bit rocky for this writer chick, and it remains to be seen what 2013 will bring. I apologize for the length of time between posts, and I hope to be back on track soon. For now, let’s embark on this journey into 2013 together and see […]

Writing Sparks November 2012

Welcome writers, to a new month of writing sparks. This month, many of you are participating in NaNoWriMo. In honor of the annual competition, I wanted to start by sharing a few posts from last year that may help you on your journey. If you aren’t writing a fast and furious novel this month, scroll […]

Writing Sparks: October 2012

October might be my favorite month of all. fall festivals, cooler weather, Halloween… I even like raking leaves! (Not bagging them, though. Hate that part.) I’m making ready to haunt my front yard, and I’m dreaming up Halloween ideas for editors for next year. Many will be looking for this holiday a year (or more!) […]

Writing Sparks: September 2012

I cannot believe how fast this year is flying by. Can you? It’s already time for September queries and ideas. Here are the latest sparks to get you writing. Mix and match the ideas if you like, or go where the muse takes you. Good luck with your projects this month! Query Spark: Editors living […]

Writing Sparks: July 2012

What will you write about this month? If you need some ideas to get the creative juices flowing, try one of these writing sparks. Use the ideas individually, or mix and match them as your muse sees fit. Query Spark: Welcome to January (in six-month lead time, that is). New beginnings are the focus of many […]

Writing Sparks: June 2012

If you are in need of writing inspiration, try one of these writing sparks. There’s something for everyone– fiction, nonfiction, even a little fun. Use the ideas individually, or mix and match them as your muse sees fit. I’m currently operating in “visual mode,” so most of this month’s prompts are images meant to spark […]

Writing Sparks: May 2012

It’s a new month, and you know what that means!  It’s time to get busy with new writing projects. Warm up your writing muscles with these inspirational offerings for May. There’s something for everyone– fiction, nonfiction, even a little fun. Use the ideas individually, or mix and match them as your muse sees fit. Query Spark: In […]

Writing Sparks: April 2012

Long time readers will probably have noticed a glaring omission in the month of March. No sparks. In fact, until I sat down to write this edition, I had no idea I skipped it. Welcome to the world of multiple deadlines. Hopefully, these new prompts will make up for the missing ones from last month. […]