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A juxtaposition is when 2 very unlike things are placed beside each other. Find 2 very unlike things and then write a short story based on how those two unlike images or objects go together. For instance an agoraphobe in a metoer shower. Use this to write? Write a poem or piece of flash fiction about a day that you witnessed something violent. It might be a fight between two other people, or a fight you were in. It might also be a car accident or some other traumatic event.

Write a short story, any length, about a tramatic event that you have put into slow motion. For instance a character seeing his life in review as he is crashing his car. Describe what it looks like as the shattered glass floats close to his face and eyes. Finish this prompt with story words: Write a short story or a poem about the picture abote.

It is titled Girl in the Rain. Make either the poem or the story as long as you like. You know, Brad Pitt gets in a fight with Jay Leno. You are having lunch with a blind date.

Right before the check arrives, a horrible buzzing sound starts. Everyone in the restaurant begins looking at your table. You venture out in to the backyard, and see that the kids are watching a clown perform. You did not hire the clown.

You go back into the house and ask if anyone hired the clown, and everyone stands shaking their heads. Then you hear screaming. As you are getting things out of your bag, you realize you must have mixed things up. As you open it something is moving inside…. You see the helicopter headed toward your home. You have to cross a bridge that is ft off the ground, but it is very old and falling apart.

Describe how you feel, and what you do to get across…. You find yourself floating through outer space. You have 2 hours of air. What are you last thoughts. You slip and fall, you land in something sticking.

When you pick yourself up, you realize you have landed in the middle of a giant bee hive. At one point you realize that the new yogurt going around, is actually an alien species infecting the human race.

Now there are yogart zombies everywhere. What will you do…. You had a fight with your significant other. You walked out of the hotel in a rage. The last known activity of someone who has dissappeared. It is good to be alone.

I specifically enjoy the sense of being alone, when those about me are engaged; when the streets are crowded and bustling. Struggling with the eerie sensation of sitting in the same chair as her rapist, she attempted. I felt numb, as if a deafening stillness had covered me, or as if God had placed a mark on me as he had done to Cain, leaving me barren and alone.

Write a story about falling in love with Lou. She had her mission completed and was driving back at mph. She heard the blow of a siren behind her. With her in the car were…. This is a great idea! I have an idea. He was only four years old, and he was on his own. He took action based on his childish perspective of reality.

Help us out and some day this might be the book of writing prompts. Either way always wanted to get to Your email address will not be published. He is not a trainer 2. After the gun fell out of his pocket… 3. University Writing Program Building where the Benches are all empty, for now! The man sneezed in the crowded subway car… 5. It was his only hope of surviving the fall 6. He held on tight to the car door, trying to hold himself steady, as the world spun past the window… 7.

He took one look over the side of the high cathedral walls, took a couple of steps back and leaped over the edge… 9. The bright harvest moon began to get smaller and smaller as the two celestial bodies began to drift away from each other She was still blind folded as she felt along the ground, but she could smell the stench… It was Christmas after all, the lights might have been extremely unsafe but… She balanced herself on the limb looking into his bedroom window she saw… Without his big toes it WAS incredibly difficult to walk.

Write a story about a time you were late for now good reason. When finished, lob of the ending you have written, and give the story the exact opposite ending Write a story about a time you were late for now good reason Use the following picture as your writing prompt: Describe the perfect meal. Where do you eat it? You get a phone call from the president of the United States… You turn the bathroom light on in the morning and there is a ghost floating behind you in the mirror… Write a short story that is less than 25 words.

Write a poem that is 16 words and 4 lines long. Write a story about the tallest man in the world winning a subcompact car. Find 10 items around your house. Write a poem with all 10 items in it. Write a story about making a deal with the devil. Ween by Jim Sholes Write 50 word short story that does not have the words, a, an, or the. He fell out of the plane….

You are the secretary to the personal aid to President John F. You decide to poison your husband… High in the mountains, you finally decide you must eat your best friend… Use these names of songs as titles, chapter titles or ideas for your writing: He smiles I hit your dog… 50a. You wake up, upside down. Your seat belt is holding you in place, you smell smoke.

For example this is a very rough draft: Write a 50 word story about the end of the world. Write a 20 word story that begins with the word Atom s and ends with the word Fungus. Write a 50 word story that does not use the words the, a, an. Write a story about falling out of an airplane and surviving. Writing about someone falling in love with you.

Describe how you feel, and what you do to get across… I will add them very soon. So many good memories were overcast by pain and disappointment, like the times. Anguish replaced her brief gush of fury over her missing child. Sandwiched between ghastly shadows of the mountain, his spirit seem to rise. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Mar 14, Carolyn McBride rated it really liked it. Interesting, sometimes humorous and inspiring. I can't wait to try some of a these out!

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