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15 summer writing prompts to heat up your latest draft

Too hot to write? These prompts beg to differ.

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13. Pool partyPool party August writing prompt

This prompt wonders: What – or who – could shut down the community pool for an entire summer?

14. Dog days of summer

August writing prompt: Dog days of summer

Thanks to this prompt, a canine hero is going to play a starring role in your next short story. 

15. Pack it up

July writing prompt: pack it in

Any good summer vacation starts with a packing list – but even the best-laid packing lists can still go awry. 

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