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Inventive Writing Prompt Roundup #6

Here's the latest collection of writing prompts from my Tumblr blog.  Enjoy–and write!

#39  God.  After all that work and effort, this happens?

#40  "You may be able to take a break from writing, but you won’t be able to take a break from being a writer." Stephen Leigh

Since you, as a writer, are always “on,” look around.  Write a descriptive sentence of what’s immediately in front of you.  That’s your writing prompt for today.

#41  And when they came to what they thought was the end, it was really a beginning, because….

#42  Everyone has a few things they worry about most.  What are yours?  What are your main characters?  Write them out.  Now write about what life would be like without them.

#43 You walk into a wine bar that is empty but for the two women sitting at a table in the back.  Suddenly, their intense conversation ratchets into a loud argument.  You can hear every word.  Write it all down.

#44  He ran.  He ran faster, harder, longer.  Then he ran some more.

Why is he running?  Is he running from something or toward something? What, if anything, will make him stop?

#45  The wind picked up.  The snow fell harder.  But still she walked on and on through the storm, her feet growing heavier by the minute.  She had to keep going, because….


0 thoughts on “Inventive Writing Prompt Roundup #6

  1. J.D.

    Is it me or is there more drama in this list than its predecessors? And I like the quote in #40.

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