Writing Prompts 07.15

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!

View more detailed instructions on how this weekly meme works in the Writer’s Workshop FAQs. To receive writing prompts in your inbox each week, subscribe to the writing prompt newsletter here.

Writing Prompts:

1.) A new friend.
2.) Book review!
3.) Do you “unplug” during the summer months? Why or why not?
4.) Something you got to do when you were young that you would not let your children do.
5.) List your top 12 solutions for bored children.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“I’ve found a wonderful life that promises much more than I ever thought it would. –About 100%

“I wrapped my arms around, An attempt to block the cold. Heading for the park bench, To watch their fun unfold.”-Karen Main

“My situation is a little different from average moms because I suffer from various chronic illnesses, one of which is making me utterly exhausted and the doctors don’t know what it is.” –Mama Sick

“Before he left Trevor’s house, while they were still alone, he told him. Told him the truth.” –AbbyNormal

“Costco sold out of portable air conditioners as quickly as the lucky ones who happened to be there at precisely the right moment could grab them. ” –Aimee Writes



  1. says

    Thank you so much for the shout-out! I feel like I got picked for the popular kid’s team in gym class. Yay! :)