Category: Writing Prompts

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

Friday Flash Fiction Train

Friday Flash Fiction Train – Silence

All aboard the Friday Flash Fiction Train! Each week, a new prompt will take us to parts unknown – sit back, check out the prompt, and enjoy the ride. But first, some rules. Every other week, a random prompt will be posted on Friday. Participants have until the Wednesday before the next prompt at 12:00 PM…
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October 20, 2017 0

Sit a spell

Welcome to the Darkroom where we open our photo album to you to help spark your creativity. Each week we offer a new photo, but the story is yours to write. The Rules, because there are always rules: The photo is here to spark your imagination. Use it as the landscape for your story, to…
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October 19, 2017 1

Whole lot of shaking

Welcome to Two for Tuesday, where you are offered two similar, yet distinct, words to spark your imagination. One prompt will be an ordinary, oft used word. The other prompt will be a little more expressive, maybe even unfamiliar. Each word will include a definition to help get you started. “The most valuable of all talents is that…
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October 17, 2017 1