WRITING PROMPTS

My Friend the Enemy

Re:Fiction  Feb 29, 2016

I cribbed the title of this exercise from a short story by Edith Pargeter. The theme has been used over and over again in literature from ancient times to the present. I think there’s still more to be done with it.

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Rooms

Re:Fiction  Feb 29, 2016

I was at a friend's house and looking around her living room. Her personality jumped out at me from every little detail in the room. It got me thinking about this prompt:

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Secret-Keeping

Re:Fiction  Feb 29, 2016

This is a moral dilemma that I’ve stumbled over in my own life. It makes a challenging actual situation, though maybe reflecting on it is helpful; it makes a fine starting point for a story.

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Secret Chamber

Re:Fiction  Feb 29, 2016

I've always fantasized about having a secret room in my home. I don't know what I'd use it for, but I find the idea very appealing. How about you? How about your character?

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Dream Player

Re:Fiction  Feb 29, 2016

My friend told me about an amazing vivid dream she's had last night, and it got me thinking about this prompt...

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