Write about the three most powerful emotions. According to psychologist Paul Eckman, there were six basic human emotions: happiness, sadness, fear, disgust, anger, and surprise. To stop my (annoying) brain from over analysing the difference between emotions and feelings, I am playing by this rule. Out of these, I feel that I have experienced happiness, … Continue reading Writing Prompt #17
Write about what you learned last winter . . . I have alopecia areata. It kind of sucks. For those of you who don't know what it is, alopecia is simply the medical term given to hair loss. Alopecia areata, totalis and universalis are autoimmune diseases where your own immune system attacks your hair follicles … Continue reading Writing Prompt #16
Describe the seasons as if they were four friends. Tell me your version in the comments below, or share a link to your blog!
Describe the days of the week as if they were people Monday has good intent, but zero motivation, Tuesday is always anxious with disappointment and frustration, Wednesday "the hump day", just isn't as fun as it sounds, Thursday is just waiting for Friday to come around, Friday comes and brings the beers, it's going to … Continue reading Writing Prompt #14
Write about a boy who saw things differently. In a world where the gift of deep thinking is treated as "overthinking". Overthinking insinuates thinking beyond what we ought to as if our imaginations have limitations. Deep thinkers are the people who make scientific discoveries, create the most useful and awe-inspiring inventions and write unforgettable literature … Continue reading Writing Prompt #13
Describe these colours as if they were people: Red, yellow, green, violet, blue and black.
Do your best to forget me because I won't hesitate to forget you. 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 … Continue reading Writing Prompt #22
Start a story with somebody opening a door. 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 … Continue reading Writing Prompt #12
Write about long-distance friends who meet for the first time in 15 years.
Write about people you should never underestimate. 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 … Continue reading Writing Prompt #10