October 2013
Daily Writing Prompts

  1. A Pen In Each HandLawnchairs on a rooftop.
  2. Write about an apartment with transparent interior walls.
  3. “It feels like I’m trapped in giant vat of macaroni and cheese.”
  4. Using a drug to change someone else’s mood
  5. A choreographed-for-YouTube marriage proposal where the askee says “no.”
  6. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following words: cold, shield, voice, sweep, flown
    2. Write about tending plants.
    3. Use the phrase: “The thing about _____ is …”
  7. A person carrying a 24-pack of toilet paper under their arm.
  8. Several different things to do in a workshop.
  9. “When the time is right I’ll strike.”
  10. An idle lull before a very busy time.
  11. The nocturnal habits of your neighbors.
  12. A dreaded obligation
  13. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following five words: place, wheelbarrow, eating, like, bring.
    2. Write about a seasonal food.
    3. Write about interrupting someone who’s already busy.
  14. Write about a gadget to measure pain.
  15. Use these 5 words: discusses, peevishness, harangued, belie, clumped.
  16. “There are two ways to do things: the right way, and the Army way.”
  17. Q: “What are the people like here?” A: “They’re really cold & unfriendly.”
  18. “That’s a lot worse than we designed it for.”
  19. Your MC is stuck in an elevator with half a dozen people.
  20. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following words: innate, panic, secret, teeth, behind
    2. Use the phrase “Nothing had happened when I went to bed.”
    3. Write about a reflection or reversal.
  21. A house with avocado green appliances.
  22. A trio whose 3rd member isn’t as good.
  23. Use these 5 words: check-up, boulevard, betray, chromatic, salamander.
  24. Fill in: “It’s like ______, only not.”
  25. Man, yelling. “I’m going to lower my voice. No. F— it.” Yelling resumes.
  26. “Nobody’s watching. Write a lower number.”
  27. Get today’s Sunday brunch prompts at Twitter
    1. Use the following five words: light, there, share, lunar, synthesis.
    2. Write about an ambiguous sign.
    3. Write about waiting for something that might not happen.
  28. Write about something not-quite beautiful.
  29. Chalk drawings on the sidewalk.
  30. “And we’re back.”
  31. Use these 5 words: bewitched, glistens, lunched, agglomerating, hideaway.
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