February 2015
Daily Writing Prompts

A Pen In Each Hand

  1. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following words: later, change, dropped, star, clean.
    2. Fill in the blanks: “This is the first ______ of the rest of your ______.”
    3. Fill in the blank: “there’s no problem that can’t be solved by _____”
  2. Write Groundhog Day fanfic
  3. “Is this confusing or am I just old?”
  4. A backup copy saves the day
  5. a video of a hostage
  6. Summoned to the boss’s office
  7. Use these 5 words: legendary, curry, safe, unhealthy, months.
  8. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: good, brush, muffled, poor, comes.
    2. Use the phrase, “how could they know?”
    3. Write about not observing a popular holiday.
  9. “I got you into this and it’s my job to get you out.”
  10. Amusing yourself without electric power
  11. a middle school crush
  12. Taking responsibility for someone else’s action
  13. Use these 5 words: country, cardboard, balloons, pooling, qualify.
  14. Write about someone who’s been single for many years.
  15. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. 1. Use the following five words: silence, lives, memory, sand, depends.
    2. 2. Fill in the blanks: “_____ today, ____ tomorrow.”
    3. 3. Use the phrase, “You’re too good to me.”
  16. livetweet an event
  17. “There’s nothing to hide.”
  18. Snow higher than a character’s head
  19. a character reveals a secret
  20. A vanity license plate
  21. Use these 5 words: killers, rejection, driving, route, detour.
  22. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: dismantle, roads, stone, twists, seducer.
    2. Write about taking a big job in stages.
    3. Use the generic weather comment: “It’s never like this.”
  23. “Why do I drink?”
  24. Why is Feb 25 weeks long?
  25. a character who is offended by skateboarding
  26. Write a whimsical warning label
  27. Use these 5 words: boom, rockstar, women, faking, cheering.
  28. Twisting the plain sense of the words.

January 2015
Daily Writing Prompts

A Pen In Each Hand

  1. “I’m obsessed.”
  2. Promised storm does not appear
  3. Smiling so hard it hurts.
  4. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following words: avoid, review, grown, glass, revolution
    2. Use the phrase, “Nothing’s happened this week.”
    3. Someone tries to communicate without using words.
  5. Use these 5 words: taxes, amaze, surprise, placement, revisiting.
  6. An unexpected visit from foreigners
  7. “Have a safe commute tonight.”
  8. A misunderstanding over different definitions of a word
  9. A meteorologist who lives alone in a remote place.
  10. Use the phrase “I’m gone now.”
  11. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: understand, fading, desperate, earth, blond.
    2. That moment when courage fails.
    3. Use a Spoonerism. Example: ‘Queer old Dean’ for ‘Dear old Queen.’
  12. Things I should have done with my day off
  13. Use these 5 words: disappointed, marzipan, smoke, emails, retires.
  14. “That cloud looks like you.”
  15. “I feel sorry for all the…”
  16. Always winter and never Christmas (CSLewis)
  17. A celebrity wedding.
  18. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following words: trees, invader, article, locked, express
    2. Write about silence in the midst of noise.
    3. Write about lies, damned lies, or statistics.
  19. Use these 5 words: helicopter, lights, guide, manifesto, veteran.
  20. “Tell me it’s not so.”
  21. “You continue to amaze me.”
  22. What would you do with an irony mark if English had one?
  23. Saying goodnight.
  24. Rewrite that scene from another point of view
  25. Get today’s prompts at Twitter.
    1. Use the following five words: hive, roads, remorseful, life, mother.
    2. Fill in the blanks: “______ and ______ don’t mix.”
    3. Use the phrase, “I just got burned.”
  26. “Don’t tell me you love me.”
  27. Use these 5 words: summit, old-timey, personality, cougar, president.
  28. Write without any 3rd person singular pronouns
  29. “Needs more emojis.”
  30. Write about buying coal.
  31. A character gets away with a crime.