Five Writing Prompts for April 29

1. “Just send me the names and I’ll take it from there.” 2. “Uh, forgiveness is a two-way street.” 3. “What do you mean, what I did?” 4. “We’re not out of the woods yet.”“That’s what I was afraid of.” 5. “Okay, here’s the deal. When you say the words, Read more…

Four Writing Prompts for April 15

It was time to put up or shut up. I was leaning toward ‘shut up’. Performing in front of no one…my life’s dream. Even on a good day, I didn’t want him within six feet of me… The editor, slack-jawed, gazed out the window. “You’re telling me your tweets are Read more…

Ten Writing Prompts for Feb. 17

“Ready? Now close your eyes and count back from twenty…” They had everything and we had nothing… We never expected our innocent little lemonade stand to… It was pure joy/boredom/hate/love at first sight… Title: Night of the Zombies
 Title: Donald Trump Meets Forrest Gump My cruel words hung in the Read more…

Writing Warmups for January 4

If you need a little warmup today, toy with a few of these ideas. “You look like your unders are creeping up on you.” “Naaah, he always looks like that when he’s outnumbered by dorks.” “Harvey! Here’s a show for you!–How Doers Get More Done.” “Funny, Margo. Very funny.” “I Read more…

Ten Writing Prompts for March 11

  “Ready? Now close your eyes and count back from twenty…” They had everything and we had nothing… We never expected our innocent little lemonade stand to… It was pure joy/boredom/hate/love at first sight… Title: Night of the Zombies
 Title: Donald Trump Meets Forrest Gump My cruel words hung in Read more…

Ten Writing Prompts for February 12

This was the moment I had waited for…I marched into his office. “Yes, I know what you mean. I threw a fit yesterday about the same thing…” “Hello? This is Vegas Vacations. Have you heard about our latest deal?” “Whatever you do, don’t take a side.” “Chain your attack dogs, Read more…

Ten Writing Prompts for January 17

“No, no! Not in the car!” All we needed was a hundred pounds of ice… “I have to tell you something, but you have to keep some perspective.” “The cell phone could only be in-oh-fifty places…” “What am I supposed to believe?” “Based on your past history, whatever you’re in Read more…