I’m calling this the birthday edition! And soon you’ll see why….
NaNoWriMo is 12 years old! Happy Birthday to an event that raises funds and awareness for literacy, writers and readers — young and old alike. Besides it’s just a great motivator for us.
Along with yours truly, people like Dolph Lundgren, Dennis Miller and Charles Bronson have birth dates today. I see a common cord through the lives of all these people — true fighters for what they believe in. I believe in you, my writing compatriots; Charles Bronson believed in justice; Dennis Miller worked towards social justice and Dolph Lundgren apparently believes in fighting old age (dang he looks good!). So today’s writing prompt is about fighting. Write a fight scene or a court room scene or a heated arguement between lovers. Don’t stop until you’ve written more than 1,500 words. For those doing NaNo — that will get you close to your word count goal for the day. Remember to include all the senses in the scene.
And now your moment of Writing Zen:
“Trends don’t mean anything to me. If I like something, I’ll do it. If I don’t, I won’t do it, and I wouldn’t care if everybody in the country mocked me.” — Dennis Miller.
Write – In @ Isadora’s Friday at 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
Write-In @ North Bend Library Saturday at 10 a.m.
Hope to see you there!
What did you Write today?
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