Pictures & Prompts 204

To whet your appetite and keep your writing fingers limber, take a good look at the photo, or let a prompt settle in your mind. Set a timer for a reasonable amount of time, be that five, fifteen, or thirty minutes. Then start writing.

Photo credit: Ksuksa/

Photo credit: Ksuksa/


Write a scene in which the conflict arises from miscommunication.


How were conflicts resolved when you were a child? What do you notice about the way you resolve conflicts today that is influenced by your early experiences?


Write about how people can introduce a new pet to an older one.


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