Everyone loves a secret. Newspapers and magazines thrive on revealing secrets.
In this week's journal prompt, you'll discover some secrets - your own, and those of your story characters. If you're writing nonfiction, you'll uncover a secret in your current project.
Your own biggest secret
Write 250 words. Complete this sentence: "My biggest secret that I keep from myself is ____________ "
Fiction - your primary character's biggest secret
Discover your story character's biggest secret. Write 250 words, beginning with: "X's biggest secret is __________"
Your nonfiction project's biggest secret
Everything and everyone has secrets. Your nonfiction project has secrets it can reveal. Uncover the secrets, and you'll make your editor very happy. You may need to interview an expert on your nonfiction project's topic if you're not an expert yourself.
Do the research, then write 250 words, beginning with the phrase: "Topic X's biggest secret is _______".
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