Writing Prompts For 9.18

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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!

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.) Show us where you go for quiet.
2.) Throwback time! Share an old class photo of yourself.
3.) List the the top 6 books on your list to read next.
4.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: travel
5.) Something funny your child said.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“One might wonder why we go to all this work when an apple pie can be purchased at a bakery or even at your local grocery store.” -The Road Goes Ever Ever On

It’s hard not to compare parts of your garden, you know. Difficult not to shame one plant by praising another.” -The (Not Always) Lazy W

Real life is a process, not a constant. Real life is messy. It’s a continuum.” -Musings And Meanderings

” It was very frustrating for him, this little bug of a woman right under his nose, stinging him like a bee with her sword.” -Choice Morsels

Writing Prompts For 09.11

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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!

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.) September is National Apple Month, create a blog post inspired by apples.
2.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: goals.
3.) Write about what it was like to live on your own for the first time.
4.) You won an award at some point in your life…what was it for?
5.) List activities that keep your kids busy on rainy days.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“This system is not working/It is now managing me/Overwhelmed and exhausted/Is not how I want to be.” -Karen Main

“My daughter and I said one last goodbye to the puppies, gave them one last hug and kiss, then walked out the door and stood on the sidewalk in front, hugging each other and sobbing.” -I Want Backsies

“My Nana sang like an angel.” -Scholastic Scribe

“After owning and operating a bridal store for nearly 15 years, closing it was bittersweet.”-Miriam Gomberg

Writing Prompts For 09.04

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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!

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.) Share a back to school memory.
2.) Find a photo of your grandmother’s hometown and share it.
3.) Talk about one thing you learned last month.
4.) Describe how your family celebrated Labor Day Weekend.
5.) Good television is coming! Share the Fall lineup you’re looking forward to.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“Then I got bored and lazy, so I quit.” -About 100%

“I was enamored with the simplicity and beauty of the island life and I told my husband and kids I could live in a tent on the beach there and be just fine for the rest of my life.” -Tiny Little Reveries

“When people say “I didn’t come here to make friends” they are going to be a storm cloud of drama.” -Mommablogsalot

“Leaving the door cracked she went and called my mother.” -Musings And Meanderings

“There would be 15-20 colts turned loose in a small arena and the children turned loose to chase after them.” -Birds Of A Feather

31 September Writing Prompts

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Writing prompts are a great way to 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 writing prompts for September, peek back next month for a fresh October list!

31 September Writing Prompts

1.) Find a photo of your grandmother’s hometown and share it.
2.) Share a back to school memory.
3.) Talk about one thing you learned last month.
4.) Describe how your family celebrated Labor Day Weekend.
5.) Good television is coming! Share the Fall lineup you’re looking forward to.
6.) A blog post inspired by the word: falling
7.) List your favorite must-have apps…why do you love them?

8.) September is National Apple Month, create a blog post inspired by apples.
9.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: goals.
10.) Write about what it was like to live on your own for the first time.
11.) You won an award at some point in your life…what was it for?
12.) List activities that keep your kids busy on rainy days.
13.) Your top favorite dog breeds.
14.) The first name you were almost given before your parents decided on the one you have.

15.) Show us where you go for quiet.
16.) Throwback time! Share an old class photo of yourself.
17.) List the the top 6 books on your list to read next.
18.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: travel
19.) Something funny your child said.
20.) Write about a time you were wrong.
21.) If you were forced to choose a new career today, what would you choose and why?

22.) The first day of Fall is September 23rd, take a photo and share what the first day of Fall looks like in your next of the woods.
23.) Share a quote you love.
24.) Write about an embarrassing moment!
25.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: late
26.) Pinterest inspired! Try something you saw on Pinterest and share the results.
27.) Share a Fall inspired slow cooker recipe.
28.) Talk about a favorite childhood toy (either yours or your own child’s)

29.) September 29th is National Coffee day. How do you like your cup?
30.) Throwback time! Share an old photo and tell us about it.
31.) List your top favorite things about Fall.

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!

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.) 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

Writing Prompts For 08.21

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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!

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.) Something that spooked you.
2.) Share a favorite recipe from your childhood that you still make today.
3.) A blog post inspired by the word: ordinary
4.) Begin with “I thought I saw…”
5.) Tell us about a smell that reminds you of home.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“I probably get it from my mother, who didn’t like anyone to chew with their mouths open.” -Essie’s Blessings

“I remember looking up at the cliff, which was probably around 75 feet high, and thinking… “do I really want to do this?” ” -Birds Of A Feather

“I thought I would leave and never come back.” -Be Serious

“So many bakeries – so few who would make and deliver 250 cupcakes.” -No More Yoga Pants

“I have spent hours upon hours imagining my life from this point forward.” -The Meaning Of Me

Writing Prompts For 08.21

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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!

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 pet peeve.
2.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: cupcakes
3.) How is summer vacation different for your kids than it was for you growing up.
4.) List of things you love about the state you live in.
5.) Write about a time you tried something new.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

” I was homeschooled in 4th grade and I DID have a teacher who enabled me to reach places unknown.” -The Stiles Family

“I love how easy your late nights crawl out of slumber” -Crossroads Of The Heart

“We’ll all be dressed in time for lunch, but if we didn’t want to get out of our jammies all day, then we wouldn’t.” -She Is Lola

” One of my worst characteristics is saying the wrong thing at the wrong time.” -About 100%

“Often, when God is ready to use you at a new level, you will start to feel dissatisfaction for the way things are in your life.” -Jerralea’s Journey