The Batmobile

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/scz/mis/2161327767.html Location: Chevron on 41st Me: Cute girl driving black Civic – my friend gave you a thumbs up 🙂 You: I think you’re Batman, but I need to know for sure. You drive what’s known around here as the Batmobile. I’ve seen your car around before, but today I got to see you through…

Character Dosier

Sister Mary Clarence:…If when you wake up in morning and you couldn’t think about anything, but writing, then you’re a writer. After my 9-to-6, I head on over to borders to do some writing. I’m feeling good about this story idea I’ve had for quite some time. Before I get started, I even do a…

10×10 Exercise

Here’s the exercise: on a piece of paper grid out 10 boxes by 10 boxes. by doing so, you’ll have 100 little squares just big enough to put 1 word in each. using the following instructions, put a word randomly into any of the 100 boxes. At the end, you’ll come up with some really…

Scene Stream – Exercise

One of my goals for having this blog is to keep record of the exercises I do in order to become a better writer. So this is an intro of what I’m calling, a Scene Stream. It’s basically writing a scene, that’s timed, out of thin air without thought or any preconceived notion of where…

My Destination Ends at You

My Destination Ends at Youa Scene Stream exercise Character 1: Brian (Littrell – Jesus Loves You)Character 2: Nelly (Furtado – Say It Right) Situation: While driving to work one morning, (Brian) decides to pass the office and keep on driving. Time: 20 minutes (start: 11:34pm) NELLYBrian, what are you doing? You just missed the exit….