WRITING PROMPTS

Whisked Away

Re:Fiction  May 23, 2017

Vacation isn’t always as fun as it’s meant to be. This prompt explores the meaning of compromise and unhappiness when going away.

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And The Winner Is…

Re:Fiction  May 9, 2017

Celebrity awards season always makes me feel conflicted. Do the rich and famous really need to congratulate themselves so much? This prompt imagines award show mania through the eyes of more ordinary people.

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Indirect Fight

Re:Fiction  Apr 25, 2017

Why is it so hard to communicate openly when you’re mad at someone? This prompt explores fighting without talking at all.

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New Point of View

Re:Fiction  Apr 11, 2017

It can be very easy to fall into writing protagonists who are very similar to yourself. By pushing ourselves out of this comfort zone, we can create a wider array of characters and stories.

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Behind The Scenes

Re:Fiction  May 16, 2017

I always wonder what goes on during the filming of my favorite television shows. Who can’t stand each other? Who is sleeping with who?

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Death By Carrot

Re:Fiction  May 2, 2017

I grew up with a sibling who disliked carrots to the point of near hysteria. Imagine if this developed into a full-blown phobia as an adult.

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Purple Rain

Re:Fiction  Apr 18, 2017

We all have an artist or song that greatly inspires us. This prompt is an homage to that feeling.

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The Assistant

Re:Fiction  Apr 4, 2017

This prompt could evolve into a classic odd couple comedy, or the beginning of a supernatural thriller.

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