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   Present Memoir Writing Prompts

Present Memoir Writing Prompts

1. Word Association

What word elicits the strongest reaction from you? What emotion does it evoke?

2. Childhood Retention

What aspects of your character do you retain from your childhood? What aspects have you dropped?

3. Sense Association

Write about the sense (sight, smell, touch, hearing and taste) that affects you most strongly.

4. Important Place

What place holds the strongest emotion for you? Free write about the place for ten minutes.

5. Important Person

Who is the most important person in your life right now? Why? What do they do for you and do you think their influence is good or bad?

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