Prompt Kittens, pizza, saltine crackers, telepathy, a radio contest, magic, a six-pack of beer, and existential angst. The kittens in the box were making quite the noise for kittens. Sounded like I was starving them, but I wasn’t. I bought Fancy Feast for rioting little furballs. Fancy Feast. I could have bought something dull and… Continue reading A short: Telepathy and pizza
Writing Prompts that don't suck: Story must include a unicorn hunter, a planet inhabited entirely by cats, a glitter gun. Meow? "This is clearly the wrong world, Lawrence," Eva said crossly as she pulled a climbing kitten from her leg and put it on the ground. They were in an empty city. An apocalypse world… Continue reading A short: Guns and Unicorns
I saw this prompt on Prophecy six and thought why not? Taurus traits Strengths: Reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable Weaknesses: Stubborn, possessive, uncompromising Taurus likes: Gardening, cooking, music, romance, high quality clothes, working with hands Taurus dislikes: Sudden changes, complications, insecurity of any kind, synthetic fabrics General Now I do not believe the… Continue reading Does Your Zodiac Sign Describe You? Prompt
My eyes snapped open and I tried to sit up. Where was I? That was very important to know right now! An arch of pain stabbed into my brain and I lay back down with a groan. I rubbed my throbbing head and felt something tangled to it. I opened my eyes to see an… Continue reading Prompt: Hospital
"If there is an ether, the Earth is evidently more or less at rest in it." James smiled in a way he hoped was not perceived as patronizing but it was extremely difficult to explain the physics of magic to a mundane. "Think of it this way, dark matter clouds the universe, or clumps I… Continue reading Writing Prompt: page 51…
"I have nothing to apologize for," I said, watching our friends through the balcony paned glass; pacing, yelling and arguing. My fault of course, but it had to be done. Paul gave me a Look, like I had stirred the pot for fun. Like I liked to create drama. "This was none of our business.… Continue reading Prompt: Apologize
An awareness crawls across my skin and down my spine. I have an intuitive feeling someone's awareness is planted right my way with intent. I straighten up and narrow my eyes. The hairs raise on my back of my neck and a chill sweeps across them. I lift my head and scope the place out… Continue reading Prompt: Staring contest
The Writer The heart of a philosopher Thought thinking itself With the soul of a writer Too many books on the shelf. The body layered with pain, a tormented life. The mind keeps her sane, stays pains knife.
I had a nightmare when stressed about work. In the nightmare I remember I was trying desperately to get to someone. Not clear on who. However, the floor became like quicksand beneath me. It would absorb my foot all the way up above the knee. I would struggle to get that leg out then the… Continue reading Prompt: Your last dream
One could take this to mean cold to someone. As a Canadian I am going to take it as freaking cold, as we often are. You have to be cool when you are a teenager. That meant dressing in a cool jacket and not some lame winter coat. And not wearing gloves, toque and… Continue reading Prompt: write about the coldest you’ve ever been…
Write Now Prompt: When he walked into the cafe, he immediately spotted the person he was looking for. Witches had an aura about them that made his skin tingle. This warlock dressed casually in a t-shirt and jeans sparked the air around him. It made him more vibrant than any of the other patrons. Even… Continue reading Prompt: When he walked into the cafe….
I actually keep secrets very well. I think partly because I have a strong disinterest in spreading gossip. However, there was a time in my 20's when I could not. Being in your 20's is a dramatic time of life. Things seem so much more important than they really are. Every decision seems like it… Continue reading Prompt: What secret could you not keep
I imagine my life is full of missed opportunities, but as someone with chronic illness and chronic pain it does not do well to linger on them or the past. We often have a problem thinking a little too much about times when we were 'better' and what we 'could have accomplished'. The road of… Continue reading Writing prompt: Missed that
An interesting prompt to be sure. I have two novels I am working on and generally I have working titles as well. One I know the title I will use and the other I am not sure about yet. The first: The I of Me 'I' and the 'me' - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia… Continue reading Writing Prompt: Google your title
Here is a writing prompt exercise by Out of the Well "Write a list of ten words to describe yourself. Narrow the list down by underlining three words that define who you are. Circle or highlight one word that describes you best. Write about a situation or a series of situations that shows why you… Continue reading Personality Prompt
Write about the shape of memories? I imagine some people think memories are crisp squares like windows into the past. The peer into them and there is this view they have. Crystalline. I am not so easily fooled. I know the games the brain plays on us all. More so someone like me with a… Continue reading Write about the shape of memories prompt