Summer mini-writing workshop: Writing ideas

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Just as Law & Order rips from the headlines, it’s perfectly acceptable to, as Mark Twain would say, “distort them [facts] as you please.” https://sarahleastories.com/2015/11/28/poem-a-day-writers-digest-challenge-27-theme-leftovers/

Pick a subject and tear it apart. https://sarahleastories.com/2017/11/16/writers-digest-november-poem-a-day-2017-challenge-16-theme-poem-to-the-world/

Lists may not be literary, but they can be useful. They can serve as reminders of what is most important. https://sarahleastories.com/2016/03/01/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-342-theme-blank-ways-to-blank/

There are beauty and symmetry in numbers. There would be no world without them. https://sarahleastories.com/2017/03/09/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-386-theme-a-one-poem/

Even if you’re not a child, read children’s books. You might be inspired like I was with Oh, the Places You Will Go! https://sarahleastories.com/2016/04/30/poem-a-day-2016-writers-digest-challenge-30-theme-dead-end/

How would the world be different if we weren’t allowed to create any lasting memories? Would every day be a new adventure, or would our days lose meaning? https://sarahleastories.com/2017/11/16/writers-digest-november-poem-a-day-2017-challenge-15-theme-stranger-blank/

Inside each of us is a universe. Write about one of the stars. https://sarahleastories.com/2017/09/07/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-409-i-am-a-blank/

We’re all broken. Pick up one of the pieces and place it somewhere else. https://sarahleastories.com/2018/02/28/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-429-direction/

Maria von Trapp had her favorite things. Oprah has her favorite things. If you love it, chances are someone else will, too. https://sarahleastories.com/2015/04/06/poem-a-day-writers-digest-challenge-5-theme-vegetables/

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