Prompt 49

"Come up with every possible way to describe something as 'red', without using the word itself" The notebook was of a warm, vibrant hue. It blushed, somewhere between crimson and maroon, inspiring memories of fresh strawberries, bright peppers, and ruddy tomatoes. The colour of a rose, perhaps, not quite as deep as an apple, but … Continue reading Prompt 49

Prompt 48

"Describe each person in your family with just one word" Although there are multiple and, at times, contradicting descriptors for each of my family members, I've somehow managed to narrow each down to one word. Dad: Dedicated Mom: Loving Fiona: Strong James: Headstrong Kif: Charming Rory: Youthful

Prompt 46

"Write down the interior monologue you experience when you sit down to write" All right. Here we go. Time to pick up where I left off. Wait, breakfast first. Can't write on an empty stomach. Ladiladila. Coffee's ready. All set! Well, I can't write and eat at the same time...I'll read some news. *Half an … Continue reading Prompt 46

Prompt 45

"What you ate for breakfast" I never have been much of a breakfast person. In fact, while I was working I had the nasty habit of just jumping out of bed with just enough time to get ready and run out the door to get to the office on time. There, I would run through … Continue reading Prompt 45

Prompt 44

"Write a story that ends with the line 'And this is the room where it happened'." Two sisters, four and five, play with their bears, each creating stories from their corner in the bedroom. Each in a world that seeps into the other; overlapping imaginings. The elder, always meticulous, had her bear poised as she … Continue reading Prompt 44