Monthly Archives: November 2014

Daily prompt: Take your pick

Daily Prompt By Heart You’re asked to recite a poem (or song lyrics) from memory — what’s the first one that comes to mind? Does it have a special meaning, or is there another reason it has stayed, intact, in … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Try me and I’ll tell you

Daily Prompt The Spice of Success If “failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor” (Truman Capote), how spicy do you like your success stories? As one who regularly snatches failure from the jaws of success, I’d be pretty … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: 2214

Daily Prompt Buyers, Beware? The year is 2214, and your computer’s dusty hard drive has just resurfaced at an antique store. Write a note to the curious buyer explaining what he or she will find there. (Thank you for suggesting … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Little Miss Muffet

Daily Prompt Second-Hand Stories What’s the best story someone else has recently told you (in person, preferably)? Share it with us, and feel free to embellish — that’s how good stories become great, after all. Not recent, but definitley embellished. … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Don’t want to skite, but…

Daily Prompt Pace Oddity If you could slow down an action that usually zooms by, or speed up an event that normally drags on, which would you choose, and why? But you see, I can do this already. I don’t … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Loophole

Daily Prompt Trick or Trick It’s Halloween, and you just ran out of candy. If the neighborhood kids (or anyone else, really) were to truly scare you, what trick would they have to subject you to? You can’t run out … Continue reading

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