Day Eleven: Size Matters (In Sentences) Today’s Prompt: Where did you live when you were 12 years old? Which town, city, and country? Was it a house or an apartment? A boarding school or foster home? An airstream or an RV? Who lived there with you? Write with a combination of short, medium, and long sentences. Today’s … More Blogging Day#11 My Bungalow in Bangalore
Pooranmashi ( full moon) after Diwali ( festival of lights), is that magical time of the year, that has always been special for me.
Day Nine: Point of View Shiela and Ryan go to the movie theatre to watch the latest movie Jung – War. Everyone at work has been talking about it, just released a week ago, the movie has already been declared a hit. The story is centered around a wronged mother, who despite going insane continues to love her … More Blogging Day #9 A sweater and a movie + 3 perspectives
Day Eight: Death to Adverbs Today’s Prompt: Go to a local café, park, or public place and write a piece inspired by something you see. Get detailed: leave no nuance behind. Today’s twist: write an adverb-free post. I look out of my dining room window, I see little wisps of snow falling from the sky, … More Blogging Day #8 Backyard & Death to Adverbs
Day Seven: Give and Take Today’s Prompt: Write a post based on the contrast between two things — whether people, objects, emotions, places, or something else.Today’s twist: write your post in the form of a dialogue. I am having trouble with two, just two conflicting personalities. Besides writing dialogues is not my cup of tea, … More Blogging Day#7 Conflict between feelings and thinking
Day Six: A Character-Building Experience Today’s Prompt: Who’s the most interesting person (or people) you’ve met this year?. Today’s twist: Turn your post into a character study. Another difficult prompt. As I mull over this one and turn it over and over in my head. It keeps bringing back Mary to my mind, her relentless, … More Blogging Day#6 – Touch of love
Today’s Prompt: You stumble upon a random letter on the path. You read it. It affects you deeply, and you wish it could be returned to the person to which it’s addressed. Write a story about this encounter. Today’s twist: Approach this post in as few words as possible. The watchman is blowing his whistle and beating the street … More Blogging Day #5 – Short and Sweet