Writing Prompt: Write a hard goodbye.
Your main character is sheltering in place. What does that look like?
What is your character’s greatest fear? Write about the origins of how it came to...
Write about something abandoned.
Your character is sure they know what’s about to happen—but they’re dead wrong. What goes down is...
What does your protagonist see beyond the horizon?
Mary Higgins Clark might say: mindgames are just as terrifying as physical violence. Is there a violent moment in your book? What if you twisted that into psychological violence? Try that. See what happens.
What is your character’s greatest accomplishment and why does it matter?
Have a character take a walk in someone else’s shoes—whether they like it or not.