Beat writer’s block and learn historical fun facts at the same time with these writing prompts inspired by our nation’s first five presidents. Read More “Presidential prompts about our Founding Fathers”
Write a poem, essay, or flash nonfiction piece about the first time someone in your family failed you.
Write an eight-line poem or flash piece using the following constraints: The first and last lines should use only one-syllable words. The second and seventh … Read More “Eight lines, staggering syllables”
Write a story that takes place during the winter solstice, an astrological phenomenon that occurs on the shortest day and longest night of the year. … Read More “Solstice writing prompt: Winter warmth”
This holiday season, pay extra attention to the stories being told in classic seasonal songs. Choose one and build a story around it. Include dialogue, … Read More “Holiday writing prompt: Jingle bell twist”
If you could go back and relive one particular Christmas or Hanukkah, which would it be? Why? Would you do anything differently this time around? … Read More “Holiday writing prompt: A second helping”