Writing prompts are a great way to work through 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!
31 October Writing Prompts
1.) Share a caramel apple recipe!
2.) October 5th is National Do Something Nice Day. Write about something nice you did.
3.) October is National Book Month, tell us about the best book you’ve read so far this year.
4.) Write about the last thing that spooked your child, or dog, or spouse.
5.) A blog post inspired by the word: film
6.) Write a blog post answering the This Or That Halloween tag questions found here.
7.) Create a list of your top favorite costume choices for this year.
8.) October 12th is National Gumbo Day. Write about Gumbo!
9.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: creepy
10.) Show us your pumpkin before and after whatever you chose to do to it.
11.) Share a slow cooker recipe you love.
12.) Show us what your kids want to be for Halloween this year.
13.) Write about a time you thought there was a ghost.
14.) If you had to dress your pet up for Halloween this year, show us the outfit you would choose.
15.) Picmonkey always has creepy filters, grab a selfie and turn yourself into something spooky.
16.) Create something inspired by Pinterest, was it a win or a fail?
17.) October 19th is National Mammography Day. Let it inspire your blog post!
18.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: dark.
19.) Write a blog post inspired by your black cat.
20.) Share your favorite October purchases!
21.) Create a list of things you can make with pumpkin.
22.) Share a throwback to a Halloween past.
23.) Something that scared you when you were young…are you still afraid?
24.) Write a post inspired by the word: brew.
25.) Show us your favorite Halloween decor.
26.) October 26th is National Pumpkin Day. Write a post inspired by pumpkins!
27.) How is Halloween different or the same for your kids then it was for you as a child.
28.) List 8 things your kids have recently asked you for.
29.) Throwback Thursday! Find an old photo and share the backstory!
30.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: black.
31.) Write a post in just 10 lines.
Cheers to Fall! Now get writing. :)