Williamsburg Creative Writing Group

Prompts for the week of June 28th, 2012

Prompt
This week let’s think about emotions. When we write a story there are emotions involved. We need to practice showing our characters emotions through our words. First write words that you think will express the following emotions. Then using those words to write a paragraph in which your character expresses each of the emotions.
Happy – smiling, sparkling eyes, clapping, jumping up and down for example
Sad
Angry
Hurt
Disappointed
Rebellious
When she saw him step off the plane with the others, she couldn’t contain her joy. She began to jump up and down and clap her hands along with the others. When he came near, her large sparkling eyes and big smile told him he was home.

FIVE WORDS
Create a short story using these five words:
Registration, voluntary, donate, motor, pheasant
HAVE FUN!

The Williamsburg Creative Writing Group will meet at the Owensville branch during the renovation of the Williamsburg branch. Williamsburg will be closed for renovation July 9-August 1, 2012. The Williamsburg Creative Writing Group meets every Thursday 10:30am-12:30pm.

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