Writing Prompt – Country to the North

It is always preferable to be at peace with your neighbors at least for most people. In this prompt I consider the idea of a broken relationship between two neighboring countries formerly at peace. There are many countries all over... Read more

Writing Prompt – Embodiment of Sunshine

I have certain characters I call my sunshine children, so when I saw this prompt by Writing.Prompt.S I knew I had to include it. Conceptually it is more like The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis with a more optimistic... Read more

Writing Prompt – Wedding Ring

Imagine being in your last year of high school. Maybe you haven’t even had your first job yet. Depending on your parents, you may or may not know much about taking care of a home. You probably can cook something,... Read more

Writing Prompt – Soldier’s Heart

This prompt, like some of the others was inspired by something I read. I took the bare basics and made them into a prompt. As written it works best in either fantasy or religious fiction, depending of course on if... Read more

Writing Prompt – No Time Left

For many people hospitals are a scary place. They represent bad things happening, loved ones who are sick, or who have died. For the people who work at the hospitals, there is a chance to make a difference. They are... Read more

Writing Prompt – You Never Noticed

Everyone wants to be loved. Everyone wants to be noticed by someone. In this prompt from Shauna Philp, the point of view character is reflecting on someone whom they wished would see them, someone they knew for a long time... Read more

Writing Prompt – Missing Best Friends

This prompt is definitely on the spooky side. It’s not something that could happen in real life unless a very large group of people conspired to convince two people they were crazy like this. I would say I can’t imagine... Read more

Writing Prompt – Dead Friend

This prompt is a little different than my other ones in that while it did come out of my head, it is in regard to a story I’m planning to write and not one I have written or just a... Read more

Writing Prompt – Secret Titles

Imagine having the ability to see secret titles over everyone’s head. What would they say? Who would you be? The son/daughter? The sister/brother? The parent? The child? The employee? Maybe the unpublished author? Maybe the published author? The one hit... Read more

Writing Prompt – No Pain

I don’t think there is anyway to describe this prompt other than terrifying. At least if you met someone in real life who did what the girl in this prompt did and then said what this girl said. You probably... Read more