Each day, we tweet fiction and poetry writing prompts to help writers loosen up and let loose. Get started with the prompts below! Follow us on twitter (@tatestreetorg) to be inspired daily, or subscribe to the blog to get a digest of the prompts every Sunday!
Monday: Write a poem made entirely of tweets from your favorite accounts.
Tuesday: Write a lyrical poem that is entirely true.
Wednesday: Craft a dialogue poem entirely of rhyming couplets.
Thursday: This prompt calls back to childhood. Grab some inspiration from a Shel Silverstein poem
Friday: Take a line from your favourite poem and start your poem with it.
Saturday: Describe the feeling of a blanket fresh from the dryer
Sunday: Draft a riddle inspired by something you find in a random drawer of your desk.
Monday: Work your way through the pitch black in 500 words.
Tuesday: Write a short story in the style of an old-fashioned radio commercial.
Wednesday: Write a pastiche of the last author you’ve read.
Thursday: Craft a comedic dialogue about a stolen car.
Friday: Another flash fiction friday prompt! What happens when a group of Victorian scholars go out for fast food?
Saturday: Craft a good old-fashioned mystery title a la Carolyn Keene, and write a 150-word cover synopsis.
Sunday: Schedule 20 minutes of time to free write about anything.