What date do you have circled on your calendar? That is, what upcoming date or event are you looking forward to? Elsie scrambled to her cubby as the final bell rang for the day. She shoved her arts and crafts project into her backpack, not caring that the glitter was spilling all over the rest … Continue reading Prompt 209-Save The Date
Write about a moment when you felt proud of yourself. “Mr. Bennett is healing remarkably fast. Of course, we’ll still keep him for a few days to monitor his status, but he seems to be making an incredible recovery.” The Westgate doctor had been ecstatic when Midge awoke such a short time after surgery. “Shame … Continue reading Prompt 208-Self Pride
What is a personality trait you admire in other people? Faelurion spent the next several days in the medical wing monitoring Todd’s status, waiting for him to awaken. He had opened his eyes once when they brought him in, but he was not really there. He kept muttering that he would “get him back” and … Continue reading Prompt 205-Admirable Trait
What is the best compliment you have ever received? Elraenia danced through the shadows of Riften, giggling as she hefted her spoils in the burlap bag. It may have been foolish to pilfer the coffers at Black-Briar Manor, but Maven had been especially irksome in their earlier meeting that day. The young Bosmer had never … Continue reading Prompt 202-Compliment
Are you more like your mother or your father? Or are you more like someone else? “We were lucky to have washed ashore in this atoll,” Leo said, standing with one hand on his hip and the other shielding his eyes as he scanned the lagoon and the horizon for signs of The Eternity. “That … Continue reading Prompt 201-Who Are You Like?
Does your name have a meaning? If so, what is it? If not, make up your own meaning for it. As a kid I learned that Sara was Hebrew for “princess” and naturally was filled with a sense of wonder and power. Every little girl dreams of being a princess at some point or another, … Continue reading Prompt 199-What’s In A Name 3
In what way do you not fit in with the family you grew up with? “That girl isn’t right.” “She has far too much spirit.” “Poor Jin. Such a troublesome daughter he has.” “Mika must be so ashamed. She puts on such a brave face.” “That hair is offensive.” “She can never hide with that … Continue reading Prompt 196-Misfit