Attention writers! I would personally like to issue a prompt to help with your creativity/writing. I want you to have fun with it. It can be a short story, it can be a poem, a children’s book idea, or even the start to actual novel you would like to write.
- The prompt is: Halloween
- Due date: October 31st
- Word Count: Any
You can posted it on your blog or email it to me if you would like.
L. R. Mauck
Choose your profession or a dream job and give a brief scenario of a plot surrounding the job. You can do any genre you would like.
For example: A murder mystery surrounding a bakery. A Chef discovers a rare chocolate. The chef proceeds to use it on the best choice of treats. However, when the rare chocolate is mixed with baking soda, it creates a strong poison.
This writing challenge, I want to combine three of the previous weekend challenge’s topics. I want you to create an amusing paragraph or poem.
The topics are: cat, goblet, and storm.
To related with my other post today (What’s in a Name?), I would like this challenge to make you think a bit more.
For your current WIP or a story you are thinking of, chose one of your characters and tell me why you named your character as such. Does their name relate to the story? A physical or personality trait? ect.
My current WIP has a sub-character that will influence the main character throughout the story. I chose to name him “Harrow”. Harrow means to “cause distress to”. He will be a father-like figure to the main character but his own views of the world they live in is of a twisted and hurtful nature. So, his guidance to the main character will cause distress.
Also, I was busy last Friday and away from computers and internet access, so there was no Weekend Challenge #19.
This weekend, I’m giving you a word prompt.
The word: storm
I want you to tell me what storm means to you, or use it as a description (e.i. stormy eyes, or storm clouds approached), or in a poem, or even just a sentence from your WIP. The word itself can be storm, rain, thunder, etc.
With the recent hurricane in Texas and the flooding as it makes its way up the country, I know the devastation is in the forefront of our minds. As writers, it’s easier to get our thoughts and feelings recorded on paper.
L. R. Mauck
This is another weekend I want you to have fun.
This is what you need:
- 5 – Adjectives
- 6 – Plural Nouns
- 1 – Verb Ending in “ing”
- 1 – “Person in Room”
- 1 – Place
- 1 – Celebrity
- 2 – Nouns
Post in the comment section your words in order as it appears on the mad libs
Picture writing prompt: goblet
Use this goblet as an idea for a plot key in a story.
- Fantasy – this is the goblet that anything poured within it whether wine or water, will allow the drinker a window into their future
- Romance – this goblet was at an antique store that a woman really wanted it for her museum but the male owner couldn’t part with it because it had been in his family for centuries.
- Historical – this is the goblet that one of King Author’s knights left behind at the round table.
- Murder/Mystery – this is the goblet that held the poison that killed the unsuspecting victim.
Have fun with it and get creative.
L. R. Mauck