Writing Prompts

Flotsam and Jetsam

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I used to live near the ocean, and I still love stories about it. That may be why this story star...     more »


Secret-Keeping

Feb 29, 2016   •  

This is a moral dilemma that I’ve stumbled over in my own life. It makes a challenging actual sit...     more »


My Friend the Enemy

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I cribbed the title of this exercise from a short story by Edith Pargeter. The theme has been use...     more »


Secret Chamber

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, b...     more »


Rooms

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I was at a friend's house and looking around her living room. Her personality jumped out at me fr...     more »


Dream Player

Feb 29, 2016   •  

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


Wounded Healer

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Sometimes the people who care for others need some caring themselves. Here's a prompt about that....     more »


Unopened Box

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Here's a first line to help you past the "blank page" stage. Continue it however you will.     more »