Category Archives:Writing

2018 Writing Prompts #59

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a set of rules for doing something.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about drinking.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that begins at a bus stop or bus station.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences looking after other people.

2018 Writing Prompts #58

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a description of smells you associate with roads.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem that includes three place names.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story in which a character buys a fishbowl.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your thoughts on space travel.

2018 Writing Prompts #57

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a description of a bridge.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about trying to have fun when it is difficult.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that includes a character who is a terrible musician.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences with farms.

2018 Writing Prompts #56

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a list of things you associate with the future.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about trying to make something disappear.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that begins with a character bumping into a wall.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences with borrowing things.

 

2018 Writing Prompts #55

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Compare a forest to a swamp.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem that includes the word “fastest”.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that begins with an alert.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences with babies.