Describe these colours as if they were people:Red, yellow, green, violet, blue and black.
You were the first thing on my mind every day. You were the centre of my world. Every one of my actions revolved around you. Every one of my thoughts was interrupted by you. I thought I had learned the true importance of love. Give love, don't demand love. I gave and gave until I … Continue reading Writing prompt 22 – Do your best to forget me because I won’t hesitate to forget you.
It was another rainy day in northern England, but Rose was excited, she had a job interview today and she was becoming desperate for the money. She was dressed elegantly in her favourite fitted black dress and elaborate vintage black heels as she approached the grand, historical entrance of the Georgian hotel. She pressed the … Continue reading Writing Prompt 12: Start a story with somebody opening a door.
When I was six years old, my parents decided to move from Newcastle to Kirkby Lonsdale, meaning I had to change schools once again. I had already done that several times and as a result, always found it difficult to make friends. I ended up going to a school on the outskirts of Kirkby, called … Continue reading Writing Prompt 11: Write about long-distance friends who meet for the first time in 15 years.
This writing prompt "triggered" me slightly. By the way, I love the fact that we live in a time where people are referred to as being "triggered" when something bothers them and even more so that there are Youtube compilations of this. Anyway, I was triggered. The first thing I thought about was how I … Continue reading Writing Prompt 10: Write about people you should never underestimate.
She looks directly ahead, glazed and drowning eyes fixed on the green light. The night's air is cold and wet, she only wears a sundress, but her skin is hot and her pace is steady. The wind blows the rain so that it pelts upon her face, yet her focus on the light remains and … Continue reading Writing Prompt 9: Convey a mood as your character walks down the street. Don’t tell us how he or she feels.
I have stopped kidding myself now that it is a "30 Day Writing Challenge", so let's just call it "30 Writing Prompts Challenge". Four months in and I am on (day) eight. Laughable I know. Anyway! For this challenge, I went on my favourite songs of all time playlist and put it on shuffle, the … Continue reading 30 Writing Prompts Challenge – Prompt 8: Put your playlist on shuffle, write something using the first phrase of that song.
CELEBRATE GOOD TIMES COME ON! F-I-N-A-L-L-Y! This prompt was torture. I had too many ideas and not enough at the same time. My poor confused and muddled mind. After reading through this, I realised that as nice as the story was supposed to be, it could actually be interpreted in a really, really dark way... … Continue reading Day 7 of the 30 Day Writing Challenge
I have been watching quite a few horror films at the moment so I wanted to write something that I could end with "and they lived happily ever after." I approached this writing prompt differently to usual, I let myself write and write and didn't go back to edit. Sometimes you just need to let … Continue reading Day 6 of the 30 Day Writing Challenge
Write a story that takes place over 24 hours in one room. Once again, it has taken me ages to put a post up. I am beginning to think I should have chosen worse writing prompts for this challenge because it is certainly not 30 days! It takes me about 30 days to put one … Continue reading Day 5 Of the 30 Day Writing Challenge