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Writing challenge: Contrasting Opposites - 16 April 2021 - 21 May 2021

Welcome to the recontinuation of the Meta Writing Challenges! Anyone can participate, whether you first picked up a pen yesterday or you've published 20 books. In line with the previous one (from ...
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Is it time to recontinue the writing challenges?

Remember the Meta Writing Challenges? Well, I wasn't on Stack Exchange back then, but they looked like a fun way to build community. Lately, I have felt that I myself am going through somewhat of a ...
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Writing challenge: Rise to Power - 30 July 2019 - 17 August 2019

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with previous one, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge. Topic The topic of this challenge is rising to a position of power. It may ...
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Writing challenge: Deep in the rabbit hole - 10 July 2019 - 28 July 2019

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with previous one, which featured some really interesting answers, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge. Topic The topic of this ...
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Writing challenge: To Leave a Mark - 18 June 2019 - 7 July 2019

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with previous one, which featured some really interesting answers, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge. I've added a fourth prompt, ...
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Writing challenge: Competition & Rivalry - 27 May 2019 - 17 June 2019

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with previous one, which featured some really interesting answers, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge! Topic Write about a ...
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Writing challenge: One of a kind - 6 May 2019 - 26 May 2019

Welcome to the resurrected another Writing Challenge! In line with previous one, quite far back in 2017, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge! Topic Write about something ...
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Writing challenge: Sale! - 8 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with the previous one, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge! Topic Write about shopping in holiday. Any holiday will do, not just ...
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Writing challenge: It's Magic! - 22 Oct 2017 - 12 Nov 2017

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with the previous one, this includes a topic, a prompt, and also a challenge! Topic Write about something magical as a major element. It does not have ...
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Writing challenge: Something new! - 26 Sep 2017 - 17 Oct 2017

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with the previous one, this includes both a topic and a prompt - but this time, also an actual challenge! Topic Write something involving something new ...
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Writing challenge: Trees - 4 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 2017

Welcome to another Writing Challenge! In line with the previous one, this includes both a challenge and a prompt. Challenge Write something involving trees as a major element. Prompt [...] ...
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Writing challenge - 9 Aug 2017 - 29 Aug 2017 - Television

Welcome back to the Writing Challenge! After feedback received, it was decided that the next one should include a prompt. So, here are two options: Challenge Write something about television. ...
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Writing challenge July 02, 2017 - July 23, 2017: Libraries / Prompt

As discussed in this post, we (read: I) have decided to try out having a writing challenge on Meta. The last one - the test run - was, erm... two months ago. ...whoops. Sorry; I know some people have ...
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How did our Meta writing challenge test run go?

We finished our test run for the Meta writing challenges recently - but how did it go? Was there anything that happened that wasn't expected? Were there any problems? Is there anything that could be ...
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Writing challenge - test run! April 20, 2017 - May 11

Over on this post, it was discussed whether or not we should have writing challenges on Meta. The result: we give it a try, and see how it works. That's the point of this post! Here's how this will ...
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How would having the writing challenges on Meta work out?

Okay, bear with me. This may be a horrible idea, or it could be good - you decide. For a while, you've had the writing challenges on chat. Great! Good idea! Unfortunately, the chat... isn't so active....
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Chatroom writing exercises - log

A place to link to writing exercise chats. One answer per chat session should work well, rather than having a new thread every week. These are CW, so anyone can edit their stories into this. List ...
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Writing Exercise: April 2014 (Volunteers)

April 2014: Volunteers willing to lead the chat on Tuesdays during the writing exercise hour? Or people who are willing to sign up and try and participate? As a suggestion, people interested in ...
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Weekly writing exercise: keeping logs

After 25th March 2014 writing exercise, a question came up about how do we keep a log of the exercises and its contents (refer this). In response to the same, I propose that we keep a log of the chat ...
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Status of the weekly writing exercise?

We have a weekly event (Tuesdays at 17:00 UTC) in chat that we advertise as a writing exercise. It's organized informally: people gather and somebody throws out a writing prompt and people share ...