Pictures & Prompts 184

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: Mike_Kiev/

Photo credit: Mike_Kiev/


Imagine what would happen if the original inhabitants of this castle saw a flying zeppelin one evening at sunset.


When you were little, what fantastical stories did you wish were true, and why?


Write an article or blog post about the benefits of play and make believe for children.


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