Psychology in Writing: The Id – Writing Prompt

Writing Prompt




“People actually live with their Id exposed.  They’re not good at concealing what’s going on inside.” – Philip Seymour Hoffman



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Write about your character’s underlying fantasies.  What would s/he do if s/he wasn’t restricted by rules, the approval of others, or their own voice of conscience?  What is the character’s underlying Id driving her/him towards?  If the character was to give into her/his Id how would those around her/him react?