Turning points in real life and fiction are similar—they change the character’s (person’s) life and viewpoint and take them in an entirely different direction. Whether you begin with real events from your family or jump into pure fiction, here are some creative writing prompts to help you get started.
Believe it or not, your family and life can be a goldmine of creative writing ideas. Whether writing a memoir or beginning a novel, your family can be a source of inspiration to get you started. Everyone has a story to tell. Everyone can write from experience. Here’s how this realization came to me… Recently … [Read more…]