Writing Prompts For 05.28

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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. Write a list of 10 reasons why you could not be a real housewife from any county.
2. Something your kids said that made you think.
3. Share a mom fail.
4. Write a blog post inspired by the word: engaged
5. Memorial Day Weekend plans?? Share what you did!
6. Tell us about a time you were sent to the Principal’s office.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“If there’s someone in your life who’s causing you nothing but stress and unhappiness, find a way to eliminate them from your circle.” -Old Dog New Tits

“In this moment BB who was challenged with Selective Mutism had his breakthrough, and I caught the moment on camera.” -SaltyBug’s Splashes

“Whoever decided take strawberry daiquiri Jelly Belly jelly beans out of circulation.” -Mama Writes Words

“Ugly Old Lady Shoes…go sit in the timeout chair until you get cuter and cheaper!” -OKRoserock

“She raised 6 girls and a boy with so much force that we all grew into these highly independent adults.” -Daisy Dudes

Writing Prompts For 05.21

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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. Throwback Thursday: Choose a photo from a previous May and write a poem or a blog post.
2. Define goodness…joy…sorrow…and anger using pictures you have taken.
3. Share a lesson you learned from your Mother that still sticks with you to this day.
4. Write a blog post inspired by the word: fair
5. Share an interesting email exchange you had with someone lately.
6. List 10 people, places, or things you’d like to give a timeout to.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“My kids observed me with a focus so intense that it was hard to do much of anything away from their gaze.” -About 100%

“When you are talking about the care and upbringing of a child, your best is not going to cut it. You MUST succeed.” -Life In Left Field

“I’d love to be a speech therapist, but it’s most likely not possible for a blind person.” -Blogging Astrid

“I spent a lot of time thinking about how I was going to manage to ask one of them to go out with me, often at the expense of studying or playing guitar” -A Hypoethical Life

Writing Prompts For 05.14

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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. Write a blog post inspired by the word: guilty
2. Write a poem for your mother.
3. You HAVE to go back in time and choose a different career path for yourself. What do you choose?
4. I know my kids really love me because…
5. Describe a home cooked meal that makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside.

“I am over trying to make everybody like me.” -From Haus To Home

“It’s difficult waking up one morning and realizing you’re someone you never intended to be.” -Musings And Meanderings

“I somehow became the girl who stole boys and that made all the other girls hate me.” -Daisy Dudes

“Above all, the survivors promote being on top of your own care and advocating for yourself.” -Blogging Astrid

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

Writing Prompts For 05.07

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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. An 8th grade memory.
2. Write a blog post inspired by the word: journey.
3. Book review!
4. Share a quote you love.
5. Spring Cleaning! Share a before and after photo of a room you recently tackled.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“I remember trying to get comfortable but all I could feel was my heart beat in my throat, beating so fast.” -Daisy Dudes

“She always seemed to be in her own little world and she was content with that.” -Vodka Calling

“Rows and rows of blossoms… bringing to life the miracle of Spring.” -Birds Of A Feather

” I was able to pay last month’s electric bill using the earnings from Ice Candy.” -Miss Rhei

31 May Writing Prompts

31 May Writing Prompts

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 May writing prompts, peek back in next month for a fresh June list!

31 May Writing Prompts

1. Create a Mother’s Day gift guide.
2. Write a blog post inspired by the word: guilty
3. Write a poem for your mother.
4. You HAVE to go back in time and choose a different career path for yourself. What do you choose?
5. I know my kids really love me because…
6. Describe a home cooked meal that makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside.

7. Throwback Thursday: Choose a photo from a previous May and write a poem or a blog post.
8. Define goodness…joy…sorrow…and anger using pictures you have taken.
9. Share a lesson you learned from your Mother that still sticks with you to this day.
10. Write a blog post inspired by the word: fair
11.  Share an interesting email exchange you had with someone lately.
12. List 10 people, places, or things you’d like to give a timeout to.

13. Write a list of 10 reasons why you could not be a real housewife from any county.
14. Something your kids said that made you think.
15. Share a mom fail.
16. Write a blog post inspired by the word: engaged
17. Memorial Day Weekend plans?? Do share!
18. Tell us about a time you were sent to the Principal’s office.

19. Not your mother’s daughter…how do you parent differently than your mother did? Is it a good thing or a bad thing?
20. List ten things that make you HAPPY.
21. Describe a memorable experience you had with a telemarketer.
22. Write a blog post the ends with the word: again.
23. Summer is coming! What are you most looking forward to?

24. A 10th grade memory.
25. Create your own comic strip.
26. Write a blog post inspired by the word: vacation
27. Book review!
28. List ten favorite things about one of your favorite people.
29. If you had to choose a Disney princess to live the rest of your life as…which princess would you choose and why?
30. Summer is coming! What are you most looking forward to?

I hope spring is raining sunshine down on your pretty little heads! Now get writing!

Writing Prompts For 04.30

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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 moment you realized you were a grown up.
2. What is the joy in your present moment?
3. You have to move away from your state in one month. List 6 destinations you wouldn’t mind relocating to.
4. Write a blog post inspired by the word: Blossom.
5. Instagram fun! Share a photo you took with Instagram this week and tell us what you love about it.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“This morning my six year old said to me, “You don’t have to walk me all the way to the school fence. You kind of look like an old lady zombie person.” -Something Something

“I kept him on a pedestal – even now, he’s my go-to guy for life advice.” -Ratio Of Failures

“What may have started out as an easy way to try to lose weight turned into a ritual of meal planning, binges, closely followed by the purge.” -Vodka Calling

“I dipped my chicken tender into what I thought was creamy white gravy…” -Simply Brittany

“Mom, I can’t look people in the eye! Then they can poison my soul!” -Team Engelbrecht

Writing Prompts For 04.23

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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. Write a list of your top Spring must-haves.
2. Something your kids said that made you laugh.
3. What is an unpleasant experience you had eating? Write a poem, paragraph, or something else about the experience.
4. Write a blog post inspired by the word: Inspired.
5. Tell the story of a mistake made in the kitchen.
6. Write about someone who made your childhood bearable.

Some Favorite Entries From Last Week:

“Your cheeks will never again be this round” -Mamarific

“My husband points out that it means I fought back.” -Musings And Meanderings

“Facebook targets my soul as its main logarithm. It understands weakness that I did not know existed inside me.” -Arts: Lost And Found

“Their whole childhood was lived against the backdrop of this great city.” -My Memory Art

“In a song that is destined to be a hit and working with the legendary Paul McCartney, you couldn’t come up with a better word?” -Mothering In Real Life