Writing Prompts

The Dream Peddler

Feb 29, 2016   •  

This prompt just wandered in from my unconscious and sat down. I hope it may be specific enough t...     more »


Waiting for the Last Shuttle

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I spend a lot of time waiting for buses, so I suppose my mind drifts that way. I have, however, n...     more »


Laundry and Palm Reading

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Sometimes you get two incongruent businesses housed together, such as Coffee and Pawn Shop, which...     more »


Missing Parts

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I grew up watching "Star Trek" as a kid, and time travel has always fascinated me. So has history...     more »


Finding the Right Words

Feb 29, 2016   •  

A coworker of mine has been planning to propose to his fiancee for a little while now. Our whole...     more »


Housecleaning

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I recently read Annie Proulx’s short story 'Dump Junk' (in her collection "Bad Dirt") and was str...     more »


The Inheritance

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Here’s a story starter which I hope will provide scope for conflict, character study, and a wide...     more »


At the Pegasus Races

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I have some good friends who are avid fans of all sports. Watching television with them the other...     more »