Take Ten for Writers
Generate ideas and stimulate your writing in only 10 minutes a day!
by Bonnie Neubauer
Writer’s Digest Books, 2009
$17.99 paperback, 224 pages
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About the Book
With Take Ten for Writers, it’s never been easier to get creative! Each of the 100 exercises in this jam-packed inspirational resource comes with 10 different variables, so every exercise can be done 10 unique times with 10 very different results. That’s 1,000 flash writing exercises to keep your pen moving!
This exciting follow-up to author Bonnie Neubauer’s best-selling Write-Brain Workbook offers even more original prompts to help you:
• Get into the habit of writing without the burden of weighty expectations—write for the pure fun of it.
• Write fast in 10-minute bursts without over-thinking or over-editing your work—no self-censoring allowed!
• Learn how to weave details into your writing to paint a more realistic, tactile picture with your words—be specific and write with intent.
• Celebrate your writing accomplishments without comparing your work to that of others—every piece you finish is an achievement to be acknowledged!
Whether you’re a fiction or nonfiction writer, poet, artist, teacher, student, scrapbooker, or lover of words, Take Ten for Writers can help unleash your own writing passion. With 1,000 exercises guaranteed to get the words flowing, you’ll come back to the book again and again to stay motivated, get fresh ideas, and keep writer’s block at bay for good!
About the Author
Bonnie Neubauer is the author of The Write-Brain Workbook and Take Ten for Writers, as well as the creator of Story Spinner, a handheld writer’s wheel. She loves living in the land of edutainment, where learning is always fun and play is educational. That’s why her creative writing exercises feel like word games rather than school assignments. Bonnie enjoys presenting her fun and funny writing workshops to folks of all ages—because it’s never too late or too early to pick up a pen and fly with it. When she’s not dreaming up writing exercises, Bonnie can be found in her home office brainstorming ideas for board games, or at the kitchen table inflicting the prototypes of these games on her ever-patient, good-humored, and loving husband, Gil. For more free writing exercises to keep up your writing momentum, visit Bonnie’s website at www.BonnieNeubauer.com.