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Creative writing is a skill, Let’s build it

Is your awkward moment is when you are asked to write on something, instantly? Do you feel puzzled from where to start?

Here we go then…

Writing through interpretation of memories and imagination is a skill. It is built over a period of time as one gain experience and exposure. Believe me, “Brain works on strengthened sparks inside neurons. The creative writing can be boosted by writing out of nowhere, given some clue. Here are some clues, build your story and attempt to write ten sentences or more. Be descriptive as much possible so as your imagination is understood by the reader, if any. Simple clues first. Basic ideas of clues are derived from a book of Stevan Krajnjan [1]. Practice writing. The page will be updated frequently with more ideas to develop writing skill.

Pick any one from below and give it a start. Practice it daily. You will see surprising results in, let’s say, within ten days. Ten sentences, for ten days.

  1. I can be better if…
  2. Once I became invisible and…
  3. My father’s job is…
  4. People lies because…
  5. I go to a place of worship because…
  6. I believe that ‘freedom’ is…
  7. Peace on earth is possible only if…
  8. I will like to tell you my secret about…
  9. I was scared the most when…
  10. My ever strangest dream was…
  11. I feel happy when…
  12. My wish is to…
  13. I get upset when…
  14. I like a subject most, that is…
  15. Qualities my friend must possess are…
  16. The problem of hunger can be solved by…
  17. I felt most embarrassed when…
  18. I was too much of movies because…
  19. My five wishes are…
  20. Best of my friend is…
  21. I hate the most is…
  22. Things I would do, if I was a super-rich…
  23. My first day at school…
  24. My wife in future…
  25. My husband in future…
  26. A gift that I will like to have…
  27. When I will get old, I will…
  28. I don’t like a subject, that is…
  29. The problem of crime can be solved by…
  30. People argue because…
  31. I shift to another country; I will have to…
  32. Biggest goal in my life is…
  33. If I travel through time in future, then…
  34. I like….
  35. I lie at times because…
  36. My role model is…
  37. How the life will be after death…
  38. Most important person in my life is…
  39. My supreme mistake was…
  40. In my teenage, my life was…

Reference:

[1]      S. Krajnjan, 1000 Quick writing Ideas. 2001.

 

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