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Day 25


Welcome to Day 25 of Hooked on Writing, your free online writing course. This online workbook will help you create a writing habit in 31 days.

Birthday Presents

Aim:

To show characters through the gifts they receive.

How:

  1. Pick a character.
  2. Name them.
  3. Write down five gifts that they received for their last birthday.

 

 

  1. Who gave the gifts to them?

 

 

  1. They could be alone or with people. You decide.

As they unwraps the gift, they see ____________________________ and hear ____________________________ calling their name. The smell of ____________________________________ fills their nostrils and they feel the ______________________________ texture of the wrapping paper.

  1. Write the scene where the character unwraps these gifts.

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Result:

Show characters through possessions.

At Night

Use your writing journal here. Write ‘At Night’ at the top of a clean page. Free write or expand on the exercise you’ve completed today. (If you want to buy the downloadable workbook, which includes space for these exercises, you can get it in our store for only $20.)

 

 

‘We do not write because we want to; we write because we have to.’ – W. Somerset Maugham

Day 26