Writing 101

Trip to Zagreb (II)

Earlier in the course, you wrote about losing something. Today, write about finding something. For your twist, view day four’s post and today’s post as installments in a series. Here…

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Inside

Today, tell us about the home you lived in when you were twelve. For your twist, pay attention to — and vary — your sentence lengths. I’m afraid of the…

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Unwelcome advice

Focus today’s post on the contrast between two things. The twist? Write the post in the form of a dialogue. – You are spending too much time at the computer….

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Michael

Today, you’ll write about the most interesting person you’ve met in 2014. In your twist, develop and shape your portrait further in a character study. His was the first smiling…

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The mistake

You discover a letter on a path that affects you deeply. Today, write about this encounter. And your twist? Be as succinct as possible. “You’re fired!”, ends the e-mail. My…

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Three songs

The sound of an old Croatian song my father used to sing to my mother brings tears to my eyes even today. It’s a love song with a delicate melody…

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