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Category Archives: Writing Prompts

Writing Prompt – Hidden in the Lake

This sprang into my head from a writing prompt Sandy Stuckless posted in the 10 Minute Novelists Facebook group.

If local authorities were to drain a pond or lake, what would they find?

Ron stood on the shore, eyes squinted …
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Today’s Writing Prompt – Snail Guide


If you can’t see it clearly, the picture to the right is of a snail, green with moss, creeping over an equally mossy landscape – perhaps underwater. What makes this fantastic is the lantern suspended from one antenna.

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Too Many Tales to Tell

I never understand when writers complain about having no ideas for stories. Ideas spill like rainwater out of the gutter of my mind, overflow my psyche and drip like honey from my fingertips… er… onto my laptop where they transmogrify …
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