Pictures & Prompts 150

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: Anna Omelchenko/

Photo credit: Anna Omelchenko/


Tell the story of a character who finds a mysterious map and decides to follow where it leads.


Write about the first big trip you remember from your childhood.


Write a guide for people who want to try geocaching or letterboxing.


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