Yesterday was International Senior Citizens' Day, folks. Wisdom may be variable, but you've still got to give props to the people who've made more trips around the sun then you. Give Mom and Dad a call--or Grandmom and Granddad, if you don't want to offend Mom and Dad--and take the time to ponder wisdom with this set of microprompts.
Phantasmagorium may have a Prompt Cellar, but the there are plenty of good writing holes around the Internet. So here's a cellar of other peoples' prompt cellars.
I've been away from any from any extended work on "The Stars Went Out" for a bit, and I already miss the magic. Speaking of magic, Mozart's "Eine Kleine Nacthmusik" was finished on this day about 200 years ago.
To ease you out of writing withdrawal, or to keep you in the writing habit, here are seven microprompts for the ups and downs of great adventures! Use them however you like.
When I found out there was such a thing as Ratcatcher's Day, I had to make it a writing occasion.
I had my next set of prompts scheduled in the next few days, but Google helpfully informed me that today is the anniversary of the moon landing. If that doesn't say inspiration, I don't know what does.
Normally I only put out a couple of microprompt sets a month, but tonight's a special occasion: I've officially roped fifty of you into following me! Welcome to the Hotel California. You'll never leave. (Except not really--I may love you, but I also respect you have your own path and destination, you know?)
It's Independence Day here in the good 'ol U.S. of A. Seeing as modern America got its start from criminals and heretics, I thought today might be a good day to do some writing themed around outlaws of various sorts. Enjoy these seven microprompts for your most devious and rebellious writings.
Camp Nano is only days away, writers. Plunging into a new project blind is always a risk, but I've found I'm more receptive to the unexpected when I haven't set my novel in stone. If you ever struggle finding something to write about, look at your own life or the lives of people around you--there's always an idea somewhere!
Well, spring sprang, and now it's time for summer to sum. In homage to all the tomfoolery your local hooligans will get up to now that school is out, here are seven questionable story starters to pass the season with.