To invent your own life’s meaning is not easy, but it’s still allowed, and I think you’ll be happier for the trouble.

Bill Watterson

✶ DAILY CHARACTER QUESTION ✶

Eye Of Truth
Pick one of your secondary characters:
Write a scene where this character stumbles upon a mirror that is said to show their ‘real’ self. What do they see?

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✶ DAILY CHARACTER QUESTION ✶

Eye Of Truth

Pick one of your secondary characters:

Write a scene where this character stumbles upon a mirror that is said to show their ‘real’ self. What do they see?

Want to publish a story inspired by this prompt? Click here to read the guidelines~ ♥︎ And, if you’re looking for more writerly content, make sure to follow me: maxkirin.tumblr.com!

maxkirin:

Hello, writerly friends, the VWA is back! Today we have a very odd exercise— and there is something we need to talk about c;

Also, make sure to stay tuned-in until the very end, I have a very important announcement for all of you~ 

What is the VWA?

The Virtual Writing Academy is a weekly writing class where we explore strange writing exercises. This is NOT a lecture. You are not going to learn by listening— but by doing. So, take out your notebooks because we are going to write!

Missed our previous classes? Check out the playlist!

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✐ DAILY WEIRD PROMPT ✐

I’VE HEARD *THAT* BEFORE
Write about a powerful character who was made to guard an ancient relic. The catch? This character has killed every adventurer in their path. Double catch? A new adventurer enters the chamber, claiming the fate of the world revolves around that relic.

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✐ DAILY WEIRD PROMPT ✐

I’VE HEARD *THAT* BEFORE

Write about a powerful character who was made to guard an ancient relic. The catch? This character has killed every adventurer in their path. Double catch? A new adventurer enters the chamber, claiming the fate of the world revolves around that relic.

Want to publish a story inspired by this prompt? Click here to read the guidelines~ ♥︎ And, if you’re looking for more writerly content, make sure to follow me: maxkirin.tumblr.com!

maxkirin:

Hello, writerly friends~ ♥︎

You asked for a Writing Advice Masterpost, so here it is! Below you will find a collection of the best questions and answers from the last two years. Not only that, but they are also organized so you can find the answers to your questions quickly and get on with writing.

But wait, there is more!

This post is more than just a collection of advice, it’s a nexus for writing advice, resources, and information! That’s right, this post is going to grow over time. I will be updating this masterpost WEEKLY with new answers, writing advice videos, playlists, and more! So, make sure to bookmark this page and follow my blog (maxkirin.tumblr.com) so you don’t miss a thing~ ♥︎

Writing Advice Compilations

Prompts

Virtual Writing Academy

Motivation & Inspiration

Planning, Outlining, and Getting Started

Dialogue

Editing & Revision

Hot Button Issues

General Advice

Publishing

Writing Music & Playlists

Miscellaneous

Last Updated: 09-20-14. Click HERE to see the latest update. Latest posts are in Italics.

It begins with a character, usually, and once he stands up on his feet and begins to move, all I can do is trot along behind him with a paper and pencil trying to keep up long enough to put down what he says and does.

William Faulkner