Writing Prompts

A side, B side

Getting to know all your characters inside and out is the only way to truly understand their motivations, actions, and reactions. To get to know him, … Read More “A side, B side”

The sharpest of memories

Write a poem, essay, or flash nonfiction piece about the first time someone in your family failed you.

Back log

“A good way for getting in touch with childhood memories is to think in terms of specific emotional high points,” says Susan K. Perry, author … Read More “Back log”