WEEKEND WRITING PROMPT – COMPLEX

Published December 29, 2019 by rochellewisoff

A word prompt to get your creativity flowing this weekend.  How you use the prompt is up to you.  Write a piece of flash fiction, a poem, a chapter for your novel…anything you like.  Or take the challenge below – there are no prizes – it’s not a competition but rather a fun writing exercise.  If you want to share what you come up with, please leave a link to Sammi’s Comment Section.

As always with this prompt, I wrote the first thing that popped into my head. 

When I first began my writer’s journey, someone told me the characters write themselves. I gaffed it off as existential hogwash and hooey until Nikolai Derevenko, intended sidekick, evolved into the most complex character in my trilogy without asking my permission.

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14 comments on “WEEKEND WRITING PROMPT – COMPLEX

  • Love it. But honestly, many of your characters do not ask your permission. They just jump right in there and do darn well what they please. Lol. I love it because you never know who may or may not make it whether or not you love them or hate them. They sometimes just won’t let YOU insert your authority over them. Right…..?

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  • Dear Rochelle,

    Wonderful take on the prompt. I love it when a character asserts themselves… I’ve only ever written short stories but it has happened to me, too! (So I understand 😉 )

    Shalom and lotsa love,

    Dale

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