• Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard and shot it.
    Truman Capote
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Randolph Lundine Writing Prompts

Writing prompts, news, information, and resources to help expand your writing community, hone your writing habits, and to waste time in a way that feels like you're working on your writing.

Just Write (7)

In a recent NYTimes book review, the great YA author Holly Black wrote, “Is there anything better than a smart retelling of a fairy tale--more rewarding than the way the familiar is juxtaposed with the unexpected, only adding to the story’s power? A fairy tale retold well is always good for that joyful shiver of transgression.” I couldn’t agree more. From Grimm to Jeanette Winterson, great writing has come from reworking these iconic stories.

Today, rewrite your favorite fairy tale, or rework your least favorite....

 

Just Write (8)
The Writer's World: AWP
 

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Monday, 18 November 2019