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Short Story Writing Challenge
Happy New Year, Writers!
This is your year to write short stories, and, to help you out, I've created a challenge:
12 Short Stories in 1-Year Challenge!
LET'S WRITE 12 SHORT STORIES IN 2023 TOGETHER.
GOAL - Write 12 Short Stories between 5,000 and 10,000 words using the prompts on the bullet calendar below -
01 - Must contain a list
02 - Must contain a heart or heart-shaped object
03 - Must start with the line "My/Her/His/Their luck was shifting quickly."
04 - Must contain rain
05 - Must be written from the point of view of a flower or plant
06 - Must take place on a camping trip
07 - Must take place in winter; include snow or ice.
08 - Must take place on a college campus or education building of some kind
09 - Must include soup
10 - Must contain the thing you are most afraid of (I will be writing about clowns, because I'm a toddler)
11 - Must center around a meal that has gone terribly wrong
12 - Must include a gift
Ready? Let’s Write!
👓Want to join other writers in the challenge?
Use the How to Write a Short Story course available on Udemy as your guide! Join over 6,000 writers writing together👇
📝 How to Write a Short Story
After you’ve signed up for the course, visit this link to join the Facebook group where writers are networking, sharing, and encouraging each other to put pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard)!