Sunday, October 28, 2007

Sunday Writer's Prompt

Everyone needs a good push now and then. Here's your Sunday Prompt to carry around with you this week. When you're bored, waiting in line or simply looking for something to fill some empty space- FLEX YOUR WRITING MUSCLE!

This week's prompt:

You've been reincarnated as an animal. What animal are you and what's your average day like?

Now, go forth and write! (Feel free to post your masterpiece.)


Erica Orloff said...

Hi Aimless . . .

I always say if you can't do an elevator pitch--pitch your book in 50 words or less in the time it takes an elevator containing you and the agent or editor of your dreams from the 14th floor to the lobby--then you can't expect an agent to be able to pitch it over lunch or a phone call . . . and then if the stars align, expect an editor to be able to pitch it to his or her boss and then the marketing team and so on. It's really hard--but it's about sales and the "art" of a sale in the book biz.

Great post!

Aimless Writer said...

Elevator pitch...interesting concept. 50 words isn't much when I have so much rattling around in my
Now I have to go find an elevator to practice in