Posted in September 2012

Writing Prompt # 026

Writing Prompt # 026

Jabberwocky ‘Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. “Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub bird, and shun The frumious Bandersnatch!” He took his vorpal sword in hand: Long time … Continue reading

Originally posted on lasesana:
Mario Vargas Llosa (1936, Perú) was awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature in recognition of his remarkable career and body of work as a writer.  The Academy awarded him the Prize “for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the individual’s resistance, revolt, and defeat.”  He…

Writing Prompt # 025

Writing Prompt # 025

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Writing Prompt # 024

Writing Prompt # 024

  “At first we thought that her collection of little dolls was a harmless eccentricity.  We should have known it was more than that when we realized that there was a doll that represented each one of us…”  Finish the story    

Writing Prompt # 022

Writing Prompt # 022

  Super Power:  If you could have one superpower or ability, what would it be?  Write a story about how you discover you have this power and learn to use it.

Writing Prompt # 021

Writing Prompt # 021

For five minutes, make a list of people who lived over 1000 years from now.  When you are finished, look over the list and think about what the people on it did to acquire their fame.  What does it take to be remembered by future generations?  Do you think anybody alive today will be remembered … Continue reading

Writing Prompt # 020

Writing Prompt # 020

  “The streets were deserted.  I walked for hours until I came upon and old man with a glass of wine.  He asked me to sit down and began telling his story…”

Writing Prompt # 019

Writing Prompt # 019

  “She was not even halfway to safety and she already felt like she couldn’t take another step.  She should have listened…”  Finish the story

Writing Prompt # 018

Writing Prompt # 018

The smell of the place:  Some people say smell creates the most accurate and longest-lasting memories.  Pick a place and describe it only through your sense of smell.