Tag Archives: School

Time To Write: Sentence Starter 33 [Creative Writing Prompt]

“You’re late,” the teacher announced standing at the classroom door, her beady eyes made, even more, intimidating by the horn-rimmed glasses she had perched on the end of her nose. “Well Miss, “ I began, “I was just about to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Weekend Writing Prompt #43 – Heartbeat

Prose Challenge – In less than 175 words, write a story that uses the sound of a beating heart for dramatic effect. The alarm went off, and we all thought: “Oh not again.” There were procedures, so it was a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – January 11th, 2018 – “Humiliate.”

Humiliate The Reverend Mother looked at the boy before her and saw a crude, callous and deserving creature of all the punishment she could deliver. It was her God-given obligation to teach boys humility even if she had to belt … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 37 Comments

Thursday photo prompt – Scattered #writephoto – Mr Bashyaup

The teacher, Mr Bashyaup, looked down his large roman nose and announced as if a fact of life that my son was a scatterbrain. He informed me in no uncertain terms that my son’s mind was scattered to the four … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

August 31: Flash Fiction Challenge – Speller

August 31, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a speller. It can be one who spells or a primer like Lawrence once had. You can deviate from the primary meaning if magic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , | 12 Comments

June 22: Flash Fiction Challenge – Dumbfounded

June 22, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that involves a dream. This action could have happened while awake, such as daydreaming, or make up a dream when asleep. Go where the prompt leads … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

May 11: Flash Fiction Challenge – The Fresh Bread Sandwich

May 11, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about trading. It can be the profession of old or of modern day traders on Wall Street. It can be trading places or lunches at school. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , , | 17 Comments