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Coffee break exercise: Weather

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Whatever the weather, come up with a new piece of creative writing in this week's exercise

Set the timer for five minutes. Take a large sheet of paper and list as many types of weather as you can think of. Include any words or phrases that bring back a memory. Use the senses as much as you can.

Pick one of the ideas and use the rest of the time to create a poem or the beginning of a story that features a character’s reaction to that type of weather. For instance, has a violent storm prevented someone from leaving a place where they don’t feel safe?

 

 

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