Pictures & Prompts 169

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: refat/

Photo credit: refat/


Write a modern version of Around the World in Eighty Days.


If you could enter any story you’ve read during your lifetime, which would it be and why?


Write a review of the last book you read and post it on a blog or on a bookseller’s website.



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