Go home and write a tragedy about his or her mother. Describe the robbery from this vantage point. You are a customer lying face down on the floor during a bank robbery. At night you hide in the bathroom until the janitor leaves.
Some of the suggestions are howlers w If each decade of your life was represented by a pop song, what would they be?
Some of the suggestions are howlers while others really do require some in-depth thinking.
Nevertheless, they were all good starting points to get the creative juices flowing. I was thinking that a good discipline would be to randomly select a page per week and write, within seven days, a completed draft of that prompt.
You have been evicted from your home, but rather than live on the street you go to IKEA.
Many a time have I fondled the leather bound journals that beg to be stroked. This alarmed publishers and authors  who hoped the Office of Fair Trading would refer the takeover bid to the Competition Commission.
As part of these changes, Waterstones implemented new branding in Maydeveloped by agency VentureThree. After a audit, the Council awarded Waterstones three out of a possible five stars for environmental impact.
This will include both the payment and reporting of all necessary UK taxes, as set out under UK tax legislation. The back catalogue was extremely handy during my time at university, when I was searching for elusive copies of a Dickens. Write stage directions for an actor that insult him or her personally all along the way.
The newly opened shops benefitted from a refreshed brand look, widely welcomed by the book trade. Write about your life. John Richards, of the Apostrophe Protection Societysaid that the change was "just plain wrong" and "grammatically incorrect"  while the move sparked outrage on Twitter, involving debate on whether the move was grammatically incorrect or not.
James Daunt will remain as chief executive. Could be very interesting.
Some topics get a single page while other pages share four short writing prompts broken into four squares so the writing can be done right on the page.
Travel books Vintage novels. Design aside, the air itself is thick with a curios desire. This decision received media coverage, in which the company was subject to criticism. The chain had also begun pulling out of its US overseas venture.
Paperchase stationery large image While everything goes digital Waterstones is holding on to the ever-important texts, and keeping their noses in books.
The scheme was successful, launching nationally as The Waterstones Card across its entire shop portfolio. InDaunt stated that future expansion was being considered, based on the performance of the company.
After all, what can replace the feel of a book between your fingers as your eyes swim across the page, and you hold your breath as the narrative reaches a climatic high?
Existing direct-to-store deliveries from suppliers were replaced by a centralised warehouse capable of receiving merchandise and sorting an estimated 70 million books per year and staff were made redundant by the process.
He further stated that more unbranded shops were likely to open in the future. Waterstones also has a number of events on at any one time where novelists will be visiting the store for either book signings, or will be reading some of their new stories to yummy mummies and children.
Out of High Street brands being rated by consumers, Waterstones "emerged as an early frontrunner". Waterstone was appointed chairman of the group but stood down inciting "concerns for the way the company was being run"  and was replaced by Alan Giles.
Although the interior is relatively modern a staircase, carpets, a tillit seems there are still remnants of yesteryear that linger in the air, giving Waterstones a charming quality. Formatted to look like an essay notebook, one can either write within the book itself or use the suggested topics to create elsewhere.
The building itself is vast, with high ceilings and 18th century architecture.I'd like to think that's the way Waterstones Booksellers sees it. Literature and texts (for they are two different things), have a purpose and whether it is to amuse, inform, or educate, the words on the page matter.
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