Wednesday, June 04, 2014

A Shaky Situation and Other Writing Prompts

What is that person standing on in the first prompt, and why is it a bad idea to stand on it? If you don’t get any sparks from that prompt, keep reading until you find something that inspires you. 

  • “I wouldn’t stand on that,” she said, right before ….
  • A lot of people thought it was a mistake when I….
  • Linda realized that she’d turned the wrong way when…
  • What do you think of the idea that nothing’s a mistake if you learn a lesson from it?

Common writing advice is to “start with the day that’s different,” and the day something goes wrong is always “different,” isn’t it? Comments (or good stories) welcome below!

Picture courtesy of Newsome Antiques on flickr

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