Prompts

We will use this page to post up creative writing prompts and short top-tip-tutorials for making your own smartphone/tab films.

Here’s a very simple one from our forthcoming taster session to get your going:

Use your initials to devise a three-word slogan that sums up what you do, what you feel like now, what matters most to you.

My initials are KVL, which is tricky, but for example as a performance poet I could say I:

Know Vowels Linger

I bet, like Dean below, you can do a heap better than me.

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Here’s a blog post tutorial about how to make a single-shot filmpoem using kinetic typography. You can make this using your laptop, tablet or phone.

In this blog post tutorial, you will find a step-by-step guide to watching a memory as if it were a film, and writing atmospherically from it. You’ll also find a long list of simple questions that we put inside paper fortune-tellers to prompt both autobiographical stories and flights of fancy!