Category: Writing Prompts

Tears of a Sinner

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a good wife” I remembered reading somewhere in an article about Jackson Bruning, the world’s most eligible bachelor. The most intriguing part of the article, however, was the fact that there were absolutely no…
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October 21, 2013 11

Master Class 2013 Fall Semester 5

The past week, Kir gave us an interesting prompt from The Law of Similars by Chris Bohjalian. The line she chose came from the second paragraph of the second chapter of the book. The line was: “And so here are the aromas that conjure for me the beginning of the end: __________ because that’s the…
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October 17, 2013 9

Summer Sundays at Mimi's

It was humid more than it was hot, but that never mattered to Mimi. In the summers, she’d always be sitting on her porch, rocking gently, a paper fan made by one of her many grandchildren in one hand, a sweating glass of iced tea in the other. She always had company in one form…
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October 11, 2013 8
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