January 2014
Daily Writing Prompts

A Pen In Each Hand

  1. Waking up hungover with a chipper partner.
  2. You’ll find the interpreter in the lighthouse near the border.
  3. How many shopping days til Christmas?
  4. Green hills, black water, blue light.
  5. Missed chat? Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: crepe, ocean, excerpt, o’clock, floors.
    2. Write about going through the motions when they’re not necessary.
    3. Use the phrase, “Counting us both, that is.”
  6. In his cell, the carver thinks of his family.
  7. Not a comfortable chair in the house.
  8. “Please stop talking about the death of the _____.”
  9. What year is it, again?
  10. The cellist spreads the map across the table.
  11. Write about a security check.
  12. Missed chat? Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following words: ridiculous, rescue, articulate, companion, manage
    2. Use the phrase “It’s a little late for that.”
    3. Write about a swapping of stories.
  13. Your character has a milestone birthday.
  14. Use these words: coast, jungle, beach, garden, rock.
  15. An unexpected discovery sidetracks plans.
  16. Something (not a dog) is barking.
  17. Last day together before…
  18. In the architect’s path, an undiscovered bomb waits.
  19. Missed chat? Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: bookish, stars, overhead, mouth, eating.
  20. Use these animals: monkey, alligator, dragon, hound, elephant.
  21. A difference in dialect confuses the conversation.
  22. The ringmaster’s diaries dwell too much on his ruined knees.
  23. Counting by sevens.
  24. “You know, the one with the _____ tattoo.”
  25. “Annie? Get your gun.”
  26. Missed chat? Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following words: memorable, impossible, revived, reason, honestly.
    2. Write about using a gadget for some unintended purpose.
    3. Something doesn’t sound like it normally does.
  27. An antique kitchen gadget, no longer useful.
  28. I take lessons from the singer in the castle.
  29. Making decisions by committee
  30. Write about these characters: Dorian, Justine, Ptolemy, Annabel.
  31. An unorthodox living situation.
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