Help students uncover their one-of-a-kind voice through creative writing experiments that stretch and surprise their minds. A bounty of prompts and endless encouragement inspire students to explore their inner selves in a way that's sure to unleash what they need to say. The book features On-the-Spot-Drops (quick prompts for different writing styles such as short poems and seven-line stories); Mini Memoirs to unlock personal narratives; Suddenly a Story (suggestions to explore feelings and states of being like reluctance, compassion, anxiety, and happiness); Surprise-Yourself-Surveys, for those who think they know everything about themselves; Untie-Your-Mind Word Lists to jump-start stalled imaginations; and Definition Decoders to introduce new ideas and styles of writing. Appropriate for young adult and adults, this book provides writers with the chance to create imaginative poems, stories, fragments, and real-life on-the-spot sketches. All that's required is that you take a breath, relax, reset, and Leap Write In!