Writer’s block is deadly – but fear not! These creative writing prompts for writers won’t just make your words flow, they’ll fire up your creative juices.
Before the tips, a quip:
“The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.” ~ Carl Jung.
Fiction writers in particular need lots of practice and creative play to build stories. So many elements come together in a story; the characters, setting, plot, dialogue and all must be original and interesting. When your imagination slows you down because it’s blocked, you need to get back to basics!
If you’re seriously struggling to make your words flow, read What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers (3rd Edition) by Anne Bernays and Pamela Painter.
And, use these creative writing prompts to find your voice, words, and ideas…