Writing Prompts 01.14

Every week you’re invited to join me in Writer’s Workshop by responding to one of the provided writing prompts posted each Tuesday. The directions are simple:

    • Choose a writing prompt from the list provided that inspires you most.
    • Write.
    • Come back this Thursday and link up by pasting the URL from your post into the list of thumbnails that will be displayed. Just scroll to the bottom of the thumbnail list, click the bold words you will see that say “Click here to enter” and you’re all set!

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Writing Prompts:

This week’s prompts are inspired by the One Word resolutions submitted in a previous Writer’s Workshop. Choose a word and let it inspire a blog post!

1.) Explore. (inspired by Farewell Stranger)
2.) Release. (inspired by Courtney Kirkland)
3.) Trust. (inspired by Queen of Chaos)
4.) Acceptance. (inspired by Headstrong Damsel)
5.) Creativity. (inspired by Crossroads of the Heart)

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“I went from months of excruciating back pain that caused me to move at a snail’s pace to the right combination of medication and therapy that made it go away.” –A Work In Progress

“Nobody else’s kid was half naked, running through the McDonald’s in their Superman underpants.” –Not Just Another Mother Blogger

“What haunts me most is how long it stayed buried. How long I lived with it in me and affecting my every thought, without even being aware.” Musings & Meanderings

“I’ll never forget the look of disgust on my teacher’s face as the ever growing mound of naughty notes sat on her desk while we cleaned out ours.” –Tales From The Nursery

“I should never be trusted with a pair of scissors, especially when I am home alone and have unscheduled time on my hands.” –My Pajama Days

See you Thursday!


  1. says

    I feel the same way as the two above me. I did a little squeal when I saw my name. I hope I inspire others and I’ll definitely be back to link up. Love “explore” and it is so fitting right now. Thanks, Kat!