One of the ways that one of my favorite teachers would inspire us to write was to show us an image and have us write a story about it. The following images all come from pixabay.com. Use them to springboard ideas for a fantasy tale of epic proportions. Try writing an individual story for each … Continue reading Fantasy Images Prompt
Let these 7 writing prompts inspire you this weekend!
May these writing prompts inspire you! ☕️
It's almost September (gasp!). And once again, I'm up late and wasting time. If you're also a night owl and want to get some writing done, these writing prompts are for you! Sooo random What if the most beautiful thing in the world disappeared? (examples: love, flowers, bumblebees, music, art...) What if the most beautiful … Continue reading Late-Night Writing Prompts
When I was in second grade (decades ago), the teacher used photos as writing prompts. I might be nearing my mid-30s but this is still a good idea. Setting can inspire stories. How does setting reflect the characters, and vice versa? How does this photo inspire you? This is the view from our restaurant this … Continue reading Lake views
writing prompts to inspire your Thursday
Sometimes our best ideas happen around midnight. Keep a notebook next to your bed and write down your dreams. Weird details can turn into full-blown stories or be incorporated into your stories. A few prompts.... Your character is very successful...and suddenly isn't. Observe a place. What if that place could tell its story? Or narrated … Continue reading Midnight Writing Prompt 4/6/18
We have provided elements of storytelling that you can mix and match or build from to create stories for your writing sessions this week. Setting: a large, dark library full of mystery Setting: a bus stop around midnight Setting: an abandoned church Character: an unusual child Character: a woman with many secrets Character: a man … Continue reading Sunday 2/11/18 Writing Prompts
Check out these writing prompts for your Sunday!
Sharpen your quills and get ready to write! These writing prompts can help you start a new story or open your mind to possibilities. Ready? Let's go! Create three characters. Write a paragraph for each about their motivation in life. Now find out why these characters have that motivation. Then place them in an unexpected … Continue reading Sunday 1/28 Writing Prompts