Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Some Writing Prompt Ideas

1. The 25 best things about me are…   

2. The place that gives me the
    creeps is________because…

3. The thing I wish other people would 
    get about me is...

4. Write a letter of appreciation to 
    someone special.

5. Within the next 3 months, I plan to...

6. My relationship with my sibling(s) 
    could be better if..

7. I plan to grow spiritually this year 

8. The greatest lesson that I have 
    learned is..

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

List of 43 One Word Creative Writing Prompts

  1. Power
  2. Pet
  3. Energy
  4. House
  5. Action
  6. Myself
  7. Smoke
  8. Sport
  9. Lights
  10. Author
  11. Matter
  12. Candy
  13. Nation
  14. Ethnics
  15. Remote
  16. Dawn
  17. Snow
  18. Browse
  19. Create
  20. Label
  21. Mud
  22. City
  23. Shoes
  24. Earring
  25. Glass
  26. Binding
  27. Print
  28. Zoom
  29. Learn
  30. Document
  31. Biography
  32. Because
  33. Daily
  34. Read
  35. Appear
  36. Large
  37. Also
  38. Tiger
  39. More
  40. Tip
  41. Rant
  42. Lost
  43. Wonder

Monday, May 27, 2013

Quotes for Creative Writing Prompts

Read each quote and then write the first thing 
that comes to mind. Try to write for three 
minutes. Use an egg timer or desktop timer 

If you want to be happy, be.--Leo Tolstoy

True happiness... is not attained through 
self-gratification, but through fidelity to a 
worthy purpose. --Helen Keller

Life is the flower for which love is the honey. 
--Victor Hugo

The aim of art is to represent not the outward 
appearance of things, but their inward 
significance. --Aristotle

You don't take a photograph, you make it.--Ansel Adams

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, 
finds tongues in trees, books in the running 
brooks, sermons in stones, and good in 
everything. --William Shakespeare

He is richest who is content with the least, for 
content is the wealth of nature. --Socrates

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, 
you must first invent the universe. --Carl Sagan

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks 
in length. --Robert Frost

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for 
the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the 
blue dream of sky and for everything which is 
natural, which is infinite, which is yes. 
--E. E. Cummings

I am a kind of paranoid in reverse. I suspect 
people of plotting to make me happy. --J. D. Salinger

If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot 
paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice 
will be silenced. --Vincent Van Gogh

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, 
finds tongues in trees, books in the running 
brooks, sermons in stones, and good in 
everything. --William Shakespeare


Wednesday, May 22, 2013

A Mixted List of Writing Prompts

How do you appreciate yourself?

What is your tolerance level towards someone you love  or value whose opinions, values and/or personality differ from yours?

When I was kid, I always thought that by now . . .

Describe the most serious illness or accident that you have had.

Describe your yard as a child. Did you help with the yardwork?

Tell about a frustrating experience that you have had with a car.

What is your advice to those younger than you?

What personality trait do you admire and why?

Did you have a favorite TV, radio, program as a child? Tell about it.

We should build a space station on the moon.

The internet does more harm than good.

Plastic bags should be banned.

Cats should be kept inside at night.

Computers should only be used for homework and nothing else.

Electronic games only one hour per night.

Living in the country is better than living in the city.

School excursions are a waste of time.

Television is bad for you.

Children should not get pocket money.

We should build a space station on the moon.

Friday, April 26, 2013

List of 16 Mixed Writing Prompts

1. If you could eat only one food forever, what would it be?

2. Describe the oldest person you know

3. Describe the youngest person you know

4. What do you like more: music or computers? Why?

5. Write a short letter to your mom.

6. My worst mistake was when I…..

7. What is your favorite board game?

8. Is it ok to get even with someone? Why?

9. What bugs you?

10. What is your favorite fairy tale? Why?

11. Who is an interesting person in history? What makes him/her so interesting?

12. What color car do you drive? What kind of car is it?

13. In your house what are the predominant colors?

14. Night owl or early bird, and why.

15. Right now, what is on your mind?

16. If you could change or add any law, explain your new concept.

12 Finish The Statement Writing Prompts

1. If I had permission, I could…

2. I am holding myself back by….

3. If I was a teacher, I would instruct how to…

4. The 20 best things I can think of about me…

5. The thing that I wish people would realize about me…

6. Men are always…

7. Women are always…

8. When I play…, I like to…

9. I get scared when…

10. I have a secret fantasy to…

11. The one  accomplishment I’m most proud of…

12. I got lost…