Inkwell Ideas’s Map Makers

Inkwell Ideas has some interesting software that I came across for this series. They have several different map making software programs. Each has a different strength and weakness. Although not everything in here is free, it’s definitely worth looking at.... Read more

Dialogue Prompt – Burger Than Backup

This dialogue prompt from The Fake Redhead made me do a double take. It’s definitely a lot less serious than some prompts are. On top of that it really tells you a lot. The person talking clearly has their priorities.... Read more

Dialogue Prompt – Many Sisters

These days, at least in America, families are small. Even what I would consider a small family like mine with four children is looked on as big, which is kind of crazy to me, but it is what it is.... Read more

Parents

I think the thing I like most about the baby name section of Parents.com is the ability to pick how many syllables are in a name you are looking for. That’s not something I recall seeing on any other such... Read more

Dialogue Prompt – Not Normal Again

Imagine finding out that your new friend was an assassin after two days and not only not being impressed or scared, but frustrated, because this sort of thing keeps happening. In today’s prompt of the day from Rooftop Writing Prompts,... Read more

Writing Prompt – High School Best Friend

What do you do if your best friend went missing back when you were in high school and years later after you have moved on with your life, suddenly they are back, alive, young, and confused. Or are they alive?... Read more

Dialogue Prompt – Something Wrong

A new year, a new you. Or so some people say. What if the new you had something wrong with it that hadn’t been an issue before. What kind of problem do you think could be wrong with everyone? Is... Read more

Random Name Generators

Sometimes you just can’t find the right name and even with all the lists of names it still isn’t there. Or maybe you have a minor character that needs a name and you aren’t too concerned with what that name... Read more

The 20s Are Here!

Happy New Year, everyone! Not only is it a new year, but it’s a new decade. One hundred years ago the Great War was barely ended and here in the US Prohibition was in full swing. Underground stills were on... Read more

A Year of Writer Prompts

Writing prompts are something that I find interesting. They are short and have the potential to bring all sorts of ideas either for full stories or for pieces of stories. A while back I decided to start collecting them and... Read more