SciFi/Fantasy – June 14

Harriet Beecher Stowe was born on this date in 1811. Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your protagonist finds him/herself caught up in a violent conflict prompted by someone’s artistic...

Mystery – June 14

“Fiction is what ought to have been, not what actually was. At least, not exactly.” -Charles McCarry, underappreciated dean of American espionage writers, born this date in 1930. Writing prompt: Write a scene...

Literary – June 14

“When you’re in a competitive environment, always give out the impression that you don’t care. It makes people want you more. If you act desperate, it’s over.” -Diablo Cody, born...

Secondary – June 14

In the USA, today is Flag Day. Think about whether you oppose a constitutional amendment to ban burning the American flag as an act of protest. Write the argument against your opinion.   PromptInspiration.com...

Secondary – June 13

“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.” -William Butler Yeats, born on this date in 1865. Explain your opinion about the cause-and-effect paradox Yeats...

Mystery – June 13

On this date in 1966, the US Supreme Court decided in Miranda v. Arizona that all criminal suspects must be advised of their rights before being questioned by law enforcement authorities. Writing prompt:...

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