Writing Exercise


What do you to relax? What does your main character do to relax or wind down after a stressful day, and what do those activities say about them? What was the most relaxed day you ever had? Where were you? What did you do (or not do?) Write 2 pages with as much detail as possible.Puppeh-Yoga-resizecrop--


Welcome to the HDeck Blog

You will find four types of blog entries here:

Writer’s Craft Q&A: These posts answer specific questions about writing and publishing. If you have a question that’s been bugging you, send it by e‑mail.

Writing Exercises: These are writing exercises drawn from Max’s classes, so grab one and give it a try. Please note that Q&A answers and all exercises are under copyright.

Tales from the Road: News from Max’s travels, classes, bookshelf, events and adventures in the writing world.

Free Box Ideas: These are ideas for stories, memoirs, poems, screenplays, anything at all. They are given freely and not covered under copyright, so use them any way you want with no need for permission or citation. But remember that other writers might be using the same idea. If you want to donate an idea to the Free Box or if you use one yourself, send us a note and let us know how it went!