Daily, genre-inspired writing prompts for authors, teachers, and journaling

Literary – August 4

Truth as a defense against defamation was established in America on this date in 1735 when a jury acquitted New York City newspaper publisher John Peter Zenger on charges of libel.

Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your antagonist defames your protagonist with a completely true statement.

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