Writing prompts are a great way to keep stave off writer’s block when it comes to journal writing and blogging. Use them for yourself or share them with your kids to inspire consistency and fuel that creative mind! Below is a list of 31 October writing prompts, peek back in next month for a fresh November list!
October Writing Prompts
1.) What were you blogging about last year at this time? How have things changed?
2.) Your most favorite (or lease favorite) fall fashion trends.
3.) October is National Book Month, tell us about the best book you’ve read so far this year.
4.) Share a recent text exchange that made you laugh.
5.) A blog post inspired by the color orange.
6.) A time you were teased.
7.) Create a fall inspired bucket list.
8.) The dumbest thing you’ve ever done.
9.) Write about something that creeped you out.
10.) Your first Haunted House.
11.) What’s cooking in your slow cooker?
12.) Show us your pumpkin patch.
13.) Your top Fall must haves if money were not an option.
14.) A time you put your foot in your mouth.
15.) Create something inspired by Pinterest, was it a win or a fail?
16.) Hi, my name is ______ and I am a _______.
17.) The last time someone called you a name.
18.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: rusty.
19.) A memorable Halloween costume.
20.) List 5 ways you are different as a parent than your parents were.
21.) Address a pet peeve.
22.) Something that scared you when you were young…are you still afraid?
23.) List 7 things you miss about being a kid.
24.) Write a post inspired by the word: bitter
25.) Hand your child a camera and share life captured from their perspective.
26.) Share a favorite fall view.
27.) Write about a sleepover that did not go as planned
28.) Polar freeze or highest temps your state has seen…what would you rather?
29.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: football
30.) List 7 ways to survive a power outage.
31.) Write a post in just 12 lines.