Category: Writing Prompts

Never Run Out of Character Ideas Again

  As I mentioned in my previous post, I still do some writing on Medium.com. I love doing the 50-word and 100-word story prompts from Centina Pentina. One of the editors, J.A. Taylor, came up with an idea for this week’s Pentina (50-word prompt) that just blew me away....

Weekly Writing Prompts Issue 5

WEEKLY WRITING PROMPTS—OCTOBER 26TH-NOVEMBER 1ST This is it, boys and girls, Halloween week. That time of year when the veil between this world and the next is at its thinnest. I love Halloween. I dressed up for the holiday well into my teens, and then again after I had...

Weekly Writing Prompts Issue 4

WEEKLY WRITING PROMPTS—OCTOBER 19-OCTOBER 25 Happy National Friends of Libraries Week. One of the things I’ve missed most since this pandemic hit, is being able to go to the library. I know there are hundreds of online libraries, but I miss being able to walk into our local library...

Weekly Writing Prompts Issue 3

WEEKLY WRITING PROMPTS-OCTOBER 12-OCTOBER 18 I should have had this done and posted for last week, but real-world stuff jumped in and took over. Hate it when that happens. You know what I mean? When you’ve got all the best intentions to get stuff done, but then STUFF happens...

Weekly Writing Prompts Issue 2

WEEKLY WRITING PROMPTS—SEPTEMBER 28-OCTOBER 4 I love this time of year. The autumn leaves and cooler temperatures bring a sense of calm to my soul. I’m not sure why but wonder if it has to do with the fact that I was born around this time of year. I’m...

Falling In Love With Microfiction

I’ve been working on a new style of writing and I’m falling in love with it. I’m a sucker for a short story, but my idea of a short story seems to differ from the mainstream view. According to most experts, a short story is usually between 1,000 and...

Weekly Writing Prompts Issue 1

  I’ve been trying to come up with a new post for this site and seemed to have gone blank for some time. Then it came to me to do the one thing I know best; writing prompts. So I’ve decided to (hopefully) do a weekly post called: Weekly...