Friday, July 21, 2017


MC reads a story to their child or sibling every night.


Extra idea food:
  • How did this ritual get started?
  • What sort of stories do they read?
  • Is it always the same book?
  • What kind of relationship do they have with their sibling/child?
  • What would happen if they stopped reading?

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday Word Count Challenge: 12

Week three! Who needs a push to keep going?

  1. If you've been drinking tea today, write 700 words!
  2. If you've watched a movie in the past three days, write 900 words!
  3. If you are wearing blue, write 300 words!
  4. If you've looked in the mirror in the past two hours, write 500 words!
  5. If you've eaten pizza today, write 400 words!

These challenges are a little bit higher, over all, because we're almost done. Next week is our last challenge. Keep writing and stay motivated!


A character is trying so hard to be someone better, but someone else covets them for who they are.


Extra idea food:
  • Who has the character been thus far?
  • Why do they feel the need to be a better person?
  • What efforts are they making?
  • Why does the other character like them as they are?
  • What efforts will this character make to keep them that way?

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


A character is injured and winds up in the hospital.


Extra idea food:
  • What sort of injury was it?
  • How long must they stay there?
  • How do other characters react to this?
  • What problems does this cause?

Monday, July 17, 2017


MC finds themselves suddenly deeply inspired in their passion. Because of this, they elect to follow that inspiration ... instead of doing what they were supposed to be doing.


Extra idea food:
  • What does MC wind up doing?
  • How does it work out?
  • What were they supposed to be doing?
  • What sort of consequences do they face for not doing that?