Prompt 56

“The art of love” All those who have an interest in art—in whatever form it may take—learn quite quickly that art and its appreciation is an individual experience. By this I mean that any given person will react in a unique way to a piece of wart, of writing, of music based on his or […]

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Prompt 55

“Write a list of things that makes you angry happy” So I modified today’s prompt a bit… I wasn’t quite in the mood to go on a rant about the things that make me angry. This is my list. What’s yours? Sitting in the sun Flowers in a vase Snuggling with a pup Learning something […]

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Prompt 54

“Write from the point of view of a nurse who hates the patient she is charged with helping” Rose had a routine. In fact, it was a perfect routine. She would come into work at the Redford Physical Rehabilitation Centre at precisely 7:50 in the morning, so that she could start her rounds at 8:00. […]

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Prompt 53

“Set something on fire”  I looked at the bouquet. It was a bunch of daisies. Bright yellow centres surrounded by pure white petals. Daisies. If he had been listening at all, he’d know I hated them. Loathed them, even. Adding insult to injury, he had sent a note with them. It had two words on […]

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Prompt 52

“A beginner’s guide to waking up in the morning” Step 1: Open eyes. This might take some time as your eyelids might feel as if they are glued shut. Step 2: Look around and find a time device to assess what time of the day it is. This can also be done by looking at the sun’s […]

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Prompt 51

“You are the Grim Reaper. Write three different  opening paragraphs for your autobiography, trying out very different styles.” 1. I regret everything. Every life I’ve ended, every loved one I’ve taken away. There is not one that I do not mourn. No one understands the weight that I have had to carry on my shoulders […]

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Prompt 50

“You bring someone back from the dead. Who is it?” I think when we’re asked this question, we’re often expected to choose someone famous or someone who played a big role in bringing good to the world. Selfishly, I’m quite baffled by that. I don’t think I could ever squander this wish like that.

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