Friday, 24 April 2015

Comedy writing how to... Another list of things that are Sacred and Profane

Putting the wrongest things together is a handy excercise for comedy and drama writing.

Every Friday, adding to this big list of SACRED AND PROFANE.


(A carpark. Profane.)

SACRED

Nursery
Love which endures
Philanthropy
Paddle boats
Crops
Silence
Brotherly love
Home cooking
Cancer survivor
School project
PROFANE

Annual results
Mega-trucks
Tobacco
Litter
Conveyor belt
Multi-storey carpark
Jumbo 747
Toilet paper/tampons
Serial Killer
Reality shows

So... from these tiny lists, some first-grab sacred and profane combinations:

a reality show set in a nursery,
loving a serial killer (death row dames)
handing out free toilet paper
and a school project to grow the best tobacco.


But the full list of Sacred and Profane is here...

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