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Making Writing Prompts Personal

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Posted this some time back but as we are almost at the end of the first half of the year I believe a little encouragement for fellow bloggers may be due.

The post though does not only offer excellent food for thought for bloggers but also for short-story writers and poets. So let’s go out and try our hand at a prompt or two while remembering to share your efforts via links to your posts here with us:-)

The Daily Post

Every blogger faces it, sooner or later: you feel an itch to publish. You haven’t updated your site in a while. You put on your lucky writing socks, fire up WordPress, flex your fingers, and…

… sit there, staring blankly at the screen. You’re blocked!

(What? Like I’m the only one who has lucky writing socks.)

When you’re blocked, writing prompts are blogsavers. Many bloggers shy away from them because they don’t like the idea of  responding to a prompt — what if it doesn’t inspire you? What if the topic doesn’t fit your blog? But before turning off the computer and putting your writing socks back in the drawer, try these six tips for making any writing prompt your own:

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Author: galeweithers

Barbadian mother of teenager; lover of laughter; happy to follow God's lead to be a rainbow in the lives of others.

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