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Wishful Thinking

Feb 29, 2016   •  

We often wish for this and that. What if wishes came true? Let's have a prompt about that.     more »


Unsung Hero

Feb 29, 2016   •  

We often take for granted what mothers do for their children, what friends do for each other, and...     more »


A Cashier In Tears

Feb 29, 2016   •  

We have all had to go to work when feeling less than friendly, helpful, or useful. What happens w...     more »


Final Operation

Feb 29, 2016   •  

We have a world-class children's hospital in our city. Walking up the hill past it the other day,...     more »


Wind Chimes at an Empty House

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Walking through the neighborhood last week, I heard the light, sweet tinkling of wind chimes blow...     more »


The Power of Pictures

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Various cultures have, or have had, the belief that pictures of people can steal or alter their s...     more »


Old-Fashioned

Feb 29, 2016   •  

Today I happened across an old man in pink pants and a green coat over a plaid shirt. There was s...     more »


Lost

Feb 29, 2016   •  

This struck me as a fairly open-ended story starter, suitable for a variety of genres, or as a wh...     more »