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Writing Prompts

June 16, 2019

6 Word Story Challenge

In 6 words, tell the story of the above picture.       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, […]
July 22, 2019
Read or Write

Read or Write?

Which would you prefer: Read 50 amazing books or Write 1 amazing book?       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss […]
April 3, 2019
Storm

Storm Was About Pass

As far as an outlook went, Dorian’s looked pretty good. The storm was about to pass and he had left the tribe far behind to deal […]
December 22, 2019
Big Day

The Big Day

In six words, write your story of the above picture.   My Submission: She left him standing all alone.     Looking For More Wedding Related […]
November 3, 2019
Imagery

City Life

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.     Follow along on , , , , or to never miss original stories, writing […]
July 3, 2019
Looking over Water

Looking

As she sat looking over the water, the memory was close at hand. How could so many perish so quick? The depths held a secret, and […]
May 20, 2019
All or nothing

All or Nothing

Which would you prefer: infinite solitude or constant company?   Benefits of Infitinate Solitude: Nobody to interrupt you while you write! Learn a lot about yourself […]
May 8, 2019
Council has spoken

Council Had Spoken

The council had spoken. She would be tried for giving the unfaithful hope. Her false imprisonment only fed her desire to break them.   As she […]
April 30, 2019
You in Your Character

Yourself in your Characters

  Is it possible to leave pieces of yourself out of the characters you create?     Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never […]
 

Six Word Story Challenge

August 11, 2019
Blue Door

Behind the Blue Door

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, […]
August 18, 2019

Boots

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.       Follow along on , , , , or to never miss original stories, […]
October 20, 2019

Stones in the Jungle

In six words, write your story of the above picture.   Follow along on , , , , or to never miss original stories, writing prompt, […]
July 28, 2019
Spirits Among Us

Spirits Among Us

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, […]
December 29, 2019
Pyramids

Pyramids

In six words, tell your story of the image.       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, tip,or […]
July 21, 2019
butterfly and frog

Butterfly

In six words, tell your story of the above picture       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, […]
December 15, 2019
Winter Morning

Winter Morning

In six words, tell your story of the above picture.   The light blinded with cold calmness.     Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter […]
June 16, 2019

6 Word Story Challenge

In 6 words, tell the story of the above picture.       Follow along on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter to never miss a story, prompt, […]
February 22, 2020
Six Word Waterfall

Waterfall

To some, this could just be a photo of a waterfall. To a writer, however, this photo could lead to numerous writing prompts.   In six […]
  • "The great thing about writing is that you can do any goddamn thing you want. Sure there are rules but look at them as simple and adjustable guidelines." ~ Anonymous

  • "Never look down on someone unless you are helping them up." ~ Anonymous

  • "A writer is someone for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people." -Thomas Mann

     
  • "If you can't laugh at yourself, everyone else will do it for you." ~ Old English Proverb

  • "I would advise anyone who aspires to a writing career that before developing his talent he would be wise to develop a thick hide.” ~ Harper Lee

  • "Everybody walks past a thousand story ideas every day. The good writers are the ones who see five or six of them. Most people don’t see any." ~ Orson Scott

  • "Don't bend; don't water it down; don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly." --Franz Kafka

  • "It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way." – Ernest Hemingway

  • "The best thing about being a fiction writer is that where the truth is inconvenient, I could veer away." Kaui Hart Hemmings

  • "Ignorance though a hurdle carries with it a child-like optimistic outlook of the world while stupidity brings only failure, sorrow, and the inevitable making of the same mistakes over and over again." ~ Anonymous

  • "It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it." Oscar Wilde

  • "Figure out what you love and chase after it with everything you've got. Life is too short to be bothered with anything else." ~ Anonymous

  • "A writer of fiction is really... a congenital liar who invents from his own knowledge or that of other men." Ernest Hemingway

  • "If you like to read, sometimes it's interesting just to go and see what the reality is, of the word, of the seedy or not so seedy fiction writer, the drunk or sober poet... Sometimes you can go looking for illumination." Harold Brodkey

  • "All autobiography is storytelling; all writing is autobiography." J. M. Coetzee

  • "I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn." Anne Frank

  • "What a writer can do, what a fiction writer or a poet or an essay writer can do is re-engage people with their own humanity." Barbara Kingsolver

  • "I was 12. Our, teacher made us write an autobiography and I realized that I wasn't very interesting. I began to make things up, and that's when I thought maybe I was a writer, or at least a fiction writer." John Burnham Schwartz

  • "To say that creative writing courses are all useless is almost as silly as saying all editors are useless. Writers of all levels can benefit from other instructive voices." Matt Haig

  • "Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work." ~ Stephen King

  • "We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect." Anaïs Nin

  • "Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!" Dr. Seuss

  • "Why shouldn't truth be stranger than fiction? Fiction, after all, has to make sense." Mark Twain

  • "A non-writing writer is a monster courting insanity." Franz Kafka

  • "Fiction is lies; we're writing about people who never existed and events that never happened when we write fiction, whether its science fiction or fantasy or western mystery stories or so-called literary stories. All those things are essentially untrue. But it has to have a truth at the core of it." George R. R. Martin

  • “A writer is simply a photographer of thoughts.” Brandon A. Trean

  • "Do what you will, this world's a fiction and is made up of contradiction." William Blake

  • "They got the guns, but we got the numbers. Gonna win we are taking over." Jim Morrison

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  • "Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently. -Henry Ford"