Category: Writing Prompts

Weekly Writing Prompts #4

Make your main character to write a letter. Not an email. Not a text message. An actual letter. Who's this letter to? Does the letter explain your main character's relationship to its recipient? Does the reader already know the recipient? Or have you used this opportunity to introduce a new character? What does the letter say? …

Weekly Writing Prompts #3

Your protagonist wakes with something unusual in their pocket. What is it? Where did it come from and how did it get there? Does your protagonist remember? Where does this exploration lead your character - can it be a journey into their makings as well as where this foreign object …

Weekly Writing Prompts #2

Explore a psychological aspect of your main character through a small action. Do they pick up a drink and put it back down without taking a sip? Do they go to get something from the cupboard and forget why they’re there? Explorations like these are the perfect example of the …

Weekly Writing Prompts #1

Ever need an extra push with your writing? Writer's Edit is dedicated to helping you get there. Check out the first of our weekly writing prompts below and get started! If you’re working on an ongoing fiction project: Take a small instance or moment within your story - make it …