Here’s another article and list of writing prompts from my freelance writer, Emily – Enjoy!   Are you ready to write a short story but don’t know how to start? No problem. I have compiled a list of 7 short story writing prompts for the week, that will help you easily put pen to paper and write the best… Read More


  This week I wanted to give you a set of Halloween Writing Prompts to inspire some spooky stories for this month, considering there are a few Halloween themed writing competition’s around. I was hoping to provide you with some original writing prompts, but I have to admit, that after much brainstorming, horror type prompts… Read More


  This week I want to start getting into genre focused writing prompts, and I am going to start with Romance Writing. There is a lot of interest in romance novels, be it reading or writing them, and you must find a way to keep your writing fresh and your readers interested. Throwing different prompts at… Read More


  My writer’s notebooks are all over the place as well as my notes. I have many, many notebooks. Today I wanted to briefly mention the importance of having a writer’s notebook nearby for ideas, inspiration and writing prompts, exercises, and freewriting. They become your Idea Sourcebook – a very valuable item, indeed. Take care… Read More


This week’s list of writing prompts is based on historical events from September. I will list the historical reference and then a prompt to use. I hope you like these September Writing Prompts and hope they provide you with a starting point for your writing this week. I used The History Place as a starting… Read More


There are a lot of good journal and personal writing prompt articles and books out there, and this week, I wanted to create my own list of personal writing prompts which I think are thought-provoking, and will hopefully invoke some interesting ideas. Here follows my list of personal writing prompts for the coming week. I hope… Read More


Writing Prompts for July

I know it’s a bit late; it’s now August, but I wanted to conclude my holiday creative writing prompts for July. The following prompts are taken from holidays around the world from the second half of the month of July. I hope they bring you some nuggets of inspired writing.   Use these writing prompts to… Read More


First line prompts are one of the most fun writing prompts techniques out there. It’s fun to see what sort of story you can come up with from someone’s first line, and comparing the results. It’s even better when you don’t know anything about the original novel or story.   Today, I present 10 awesome first line… Read More