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The Writing Promptcast – an introduction

The Writing Promptcast – an introduction

The Writing Promptcast is designed to be a timed guided freewriting exercise.  It’s different from other podcasts, in that there’s going to be a lot of dead air.  It’s different from other writing prompts, in that you don’t know what’s coming next. Here’s how it works: I’ll start the podcast with a quick intro, followed by “the business items” – website, Facebook, Twitter, any matters I need to share with you. The introduction and business items should take less than…

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Episode 67 – Fun with Homonyms!

Episode 67 – Fun with Homonyms!

Hi everyone!  Sorry for my absence last week, it was a crazy time.  I’m thinking about making this a biweekly podcast instead of weekly…TBD. This week I’m talking about homonyms, and how much fun they are in this writing practice – did I say FLOUR or FLOWER?  In addition to the reasons I mention in the podcast, they also allow for all kinds of splits in your story.  I’d really love to see what you come up with!  Email me,…

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Episode 66 – How does the Promptcast work?

Episode 66 – How does the Promptcast work?

In this episode, I give a quick rundown of how the Promptcast works, followed by about 18 minutes of writing time.  Get your writing supplies ready! The Writing Promptcast is a timed writing practice podcast designed to be listened to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0066_-_random_word_prompts.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Episode 65 – 18 minute writing practice

Episode 65 – 18 minute writing practice

Is one of your goals this year to break out of your writer’s block?  The Writing Promptcast is perfect for that!  You don’t need a character, a plot, or even a first word.  Just come in with something to write on and with and let a single word prompt get you started. The Writing Promptcast is a timed writing practice podcast designed to be listened to whileyou write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to…

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Episode 64 – 12 minute writing practice

Episode 64 – 12 minute writing practice

Welcome to 2017!  What are some of your writing goals this year?  Mine:  Finish a book and revise and work on getting it published!  I also have a goal with The Writing Promptcast, details soon… The Writing Promptcast is a timed writing practice podcast designed to be listened to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0064_-_12_minute_writing_practice.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Episode 63 – Thoughts on NaNoWriMo

Episode 63 – Thoughts on NaNoWriMo

No word prompts today, but please visit the December Storyboard Challenge on Pinterest – write a story using the images provided. I’ll be back January 3rd with new word prompts, and hopefully an announcement! http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0063_-_Thoughts_on_NaNoWriMo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NaNoWriMo Day 30 (Episode 62)

NaNoWriMo Day 30 (Episode 62)

Add me as a buddy on NaNo!  ¦ www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest The Writing Promptcast is the podcast you listen to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. Day 30!!!!  How did you guys do?  I…well…. Tune in next week for some thoughts on my 2016 NaNoWriMo adventure. add me as a buddy! ssjohnson http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0062_NaNo2016_30.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NaNoWriMo Day 29 (Episode 61)

NaNoWriMo Day 29 (Episode 61)

Add me as a buddy on NaNo!  ¦ www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest The Writing Promptcast is the podcast you listen to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. add me as a buddy! ssjohnson http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0061_NaNo2016_29.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NaNoWriMo Day 28 (Episode 60)

NaNoWriMo Day 28 (Episode 60)

Add me as a buddy on NaNo!  ¦ www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest The Writing Promptcast is the podcast you listen to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. add me as a buddy! ssjohnson http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0060_NaNo2016_28.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NaNoWriMo Day 27 (Episode 59)

NaNoWriMo Day 27 (Episode 59)

Add me as a buddy on NaNo!  ¦ www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest The Writing Promptcast is the podcast you listen to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. How social have you been this month, online?  Me – not very social at all! add me as a buddy! ssjohnson http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0059_NaNo2016_27.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NaNoWriMo Day 26 (Episode 58)

NaNoWriMo Day 26 (Episode 58)

Add me as a buddy on NaNo!  ¦ www.writingpromptcast.com ¦ Facebook ¦ twitter ¦Pinterest The Writing Promptcast is the podcast you listen to while you write.  It’s filled with random word prompts, with plenty of room in between to write.  See how it works here. add me as a buddy! ssjohnson http://traffic.libsyn.com/writingpromptcast/Ep_0058_NaNo2016_26.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download