Writing Prompts For 08.28

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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:

1.) Describe what you thought living on your own would be like after you graduated high school.
2.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: adventure
3.) Show us a before and after.
4.) 10 things you’ve learned from reality tv.
5.) It happened during recess….

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“I have loved alfredo sauce since I was a little girl, beginning with a shrimp-and-pasta dish I ordered at Red Lobster in maybe fourth grade.” –The (Not Always) Lazy W

“because I forgot all things ordinary when I met you” –MrsTeeLoveLifeLaughter

“Mom hummed while she worked, and I filed away a memory.” –May Achieve Clarity

“Precious, ordinary moments that would otherwise be lost forever are now mine to cherish (all day, in my pajamas).” –Blissfully Jeanette

“I looked out her window and saw these three guys, sitting against the post office (about three blocks away) and just looking our direction.” –Betsy’s Random Assortment Of Thoughts


  1. says

    Great prompts. Here via the Silly Socks ‘n’ Things blog and picking the same prompt. However, Amy I ask where the linky is? It could be that I use a screen reader and the linky is behind an image, but I don’t see any image.