Summer mini-writing workshop: Writing ideas

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Some things are American icons. Anyone who is a fan will probably read what you have to say about it. https://sarahleastories.com/2015/09/02/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-321-theme-gripe/

Write about what you know but also what you (or someone else) loves. https://sarahleastories.com/2018/04/17/poem-a-day-april-2018-writers-digest-challenge-15-theme-favorite/

Comparing one thing to something else can help you see old things in new ways. https://sarahleastories.com/2018/04/15/poem-a-day-april-2018-writers-digest-challenge-15-theme-metaphor/

Just as we learn history to keep from repeating it, we can take the present and predict the future. https://sarahleastories.com/2018/05/16/writers-digest-wednesday-poetry-prompt-436-comprehensive/

There are many ways to play with language. Sometimes restraint helps creative juices flow in unexpected directions. https://sarahleastories.com/2015/04/19/poem-a-day-writers-digest-challenge-18-theme-two-vowels-only/

There is a story behind every letter and number. Find it, or make it up. https://sarahleastories.com/2015/04/07/submission-for-fifth-month-scholarship/

Technology and class systems are great fodder for science-fiction writers. https://sarahleastories.com/2016/04/04/poem-a-day-2016-writers-digest-challenge-4-theme-distance/

Consider possible origins of a popular sentence or saying, and write a story of how it came to be. https://sarahleastories.com/2016/12/19/book-review-ella-minnow-pea/

For 400 words or fewer, you can get editorial feedback. That’s pretty golden. https://www.soyouthinkyoucanwrite.com/writing-challenge-close-quarters/

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