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

Literary – January 30

“Finding is losing something else.
I think about, perhaps even mourn,
what I lost to find this.”

From “Loading Mercury with a Pitchfork” by Richard Gary Brautigan, born this date in 1935.

Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your protagonist loses something important because s/he finds something else.

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