Category Archives:Writing

2018 Writing Prompts #36

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a description of a weather event you have seen such as a storm, snow, tornado, fog, flood, freeze, the aurora borealis, a hurricane, etc.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about persistence and emptiness.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story in which a character finds themselves in a new city with limited resources.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences with the police or the law.

2018 Writing Prompts #35

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a description of a bird.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about waiting for someone.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story in which a character must deliver bad news to someone they have not seen in several years.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about the bond you have to a person special to you.

2018 Writing Prompts #34

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a dialog between a customer and a salesperson that ends in a purchase.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about finding the end of a road.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that takes place at a carnival or fair.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about your experiences with competition.

2018 Writing Prompts #33

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write about what the word darkness means to you.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem that uses the word splinter in the first line.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that takes place in the first five minutes after waking up on a Saturday morning.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about a trade or deal you have made and how you felt about it over time.

2018 Writing Prompts #32

Writing Skill Builder (A Quick Exercise)

Write a description of what a great day for you is like.

Poetry Prompt

Write a poem about making something smaller than it used to be.

Short Story / Fast Fiction Prompt

Write a story that involves climbing.

Essay / Non-Fiction Prompt

Write about what actions you or any single person cold take to improve the city or town you live in.