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Writing Prompts: May 29th – June 6th, 2014.


Writing Prompts


  1. One day the postman brought me a letter from…
  2. You are being driven around by the worst driver ever.
  3. Pick a random person that you know and use their name for an acrostic.
  4. “What a time to forget my cell phone!”
  5. A blocked number repeatedly calls your cell phone. After a few days, you answer it only to hear someone whispering, “help!”
  6. You take a wrong turn when driving through a foreign country. What happens next?
  7. You can see through a mirror to alternate dimension…
  8. You overhear a confession.
  9. Genetically altered vegetables begin to alter human consumers…
  10. Write a scary story using a freak accident as an important component in the plot.
  11. You mistakenly enter a room through a door marked, “For Authorized Personnel Only”.
  12. Write a letter from the angriest person in the world.
  13. Write a letter from the happiest person in the world.
  14. A struggling writer both hates and fears cats, even though she/he knows several notable authors loved them.
  15. “There isn’t time for that now. Not anymore,” he said slamming the door behind him.
  16. “I can’t decode this message, I’ve forgotten the code!”
  17. “So it was you all along?”
  18. “Being a caterer, I’ve seen a lot of crazy stuff. But what happened at the wedding really takes the cake, literally!”
  19. “Marriage” she/he said, “is much I do about nothing…”

Prompts from: Apple Apps Store, Writing Prompts by 21 x 20 Media, Inc. Download with iTunes here. With grammar and typos of prompts corrected, copy-edited and tweaked for relevance.



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