10 Writing Prompts for October 28

Who would have known a bake-off would be the beginning of a beautiful relationship? No way were we going to convince him. Until we decided to resort to bribery. We would learn the hard way…and it would cost us a major wad of money. “Geez, you’re getting old.” “Don’t worry Read more…

The journey to a 50,000 word novel…

starts with one word… Because I have 50,000 other things I should be working on… I’m going to do NANOWRIMO this year and, like 2006, 2008, and 2010, I’ll finish. I promise! [That’s me talking to me. I’m pretty sure you folks won’t lose sleep over it.] –I’ll take my Read more…

10 Writing Prompts for October 23

“So, we’ll just mix this up and before you know it…” “Information and entertainment, blended together seamlessly, until you get…” “This is way more than we’re going to need.”   “Just what I wanted to hear…” “Your story seems to have a few holes in it…” “You might want to Read more…

11 Writing Prompts for October 22

“I feel that at a certain age, we should all stop being excited about life.” Oh, great. And I had another 59 minutes with this bundle of joy. “Do you even have any cleaning products?” He held up a shriveled beige sponge. I didn’t want to know where the beige Read more…

10 Writing Prompts for October 18

“Sure—what the heck—I’ll marry you.” “You’re not a lawyer, are you?” “Connect the dots, Einstein.” “Do you really think she’s guilty?” “It’s time to take the leap.” “This dog…is he planning to stay on my lap all night?” “Why do people always ask me that?” “Look at yourself. Can you Read more…