Writing Prompt: Finish this sentence: It was a dark and stormy night. So I drew the curtains and flipped on the lights. No point in making this night any creepier than it was already set to be.
“She recognized that this is how friendships begin: One person reveals a moment of strangeness, and the other person decides just to listen and not exploit it.” – Meg Wolitzer Tell a story in which a character reveals a moment of strangeness to another character. The child sat on the marble floor, right there in […]
Daily Prompt: Pick a contentious issue about which you care deeply — it could be the same-sex marriage debate, or just a disagreement you’re having with a friend. Write a post defending the opposite position, and then reflect on what it was like to do that. Let me start this post off by saying that […]
Daily Prompt: Tell us how your week went by putting together a playlist of five songs that represent it. If you ever took the chance to understand the inner man . . . There ain’t nothing I ever do or say that folk don’t criticize me . . . I’m just a soul whose intentions […]
The Daily Post writing prompt: Set a timer for ten minutes. Open a new post. Start the timer, and start writing. When the timer goes off, publish. The window is covered in a swatch of gold, brown, tan and black. It provides both protection from and a view to the world beyond. The walls are […]
Do you have a favorite quote that you return to again and again? What is it, and why does it move you? Today’s Daily Prompt is a timely reminder and just another boost/confirmation/acknowledgement from the universe that I am definitely on the right path in terms of my freshly realized push towards completion. I have […]
Daily Prompt: Just a dream You’re having a nightmare, and have to choose between three doors. Pick one, and tell us about what you find on the other side. I had a dream once. I didn’t know it was a dream at the time but when I woke up, sheets clenched in one hand and […]