Today’s Prompt: We all have anxieties, worries, and fears. What are you scared of? Address one of your worst fears.
Today’s Twist: Write this post in a style distinct from your own.
We all fear something in life. Sometimes more than one fear at the same time. It could have a fear of failing in class, a fear of “what-if?”, a fear of dying alone and lonely, and so on and so forth.
I’m no exception. I’ve had my fair share of fears. I still do too. But somehow as each fear arises, solutions also manifest that help me overcome. Sometimes, it’s easy. Sometimes I need to sleep on it. Sometimes I’ll have to talk it out with someone who’s faced it. No matter the method, a solution is always available. The fact is that this too shall pass.
Continue reading Day 17: Cut. Copy. Paste.
Today’s Prompt: Write a post inspired by a real-world conversation.
Today’s twist: include an element of foreshadowing in the beginning of your post.
The solitary sun was high in the sky,
With no one to disturb – the ground, it did fry.
I was, as usual, left out alone. My best friend was investing his time with his girlfriend. I wasn’t jealous although I did feel that I could have done with a better company than my earphones.
Continue reading Day 12: Cloudy Conscience
Today’s Prompt: Tell us something about your favourite childhood meal.
Today’s twist: Tell the story in your own distinct voice.
Continue reading Day Ten: Happy Times
Today’s Prompt: Go to a local café, park, or public place and write a piece inspired by something you see.
Today’s twist: write an adverb-free post.
The Familiar Stranger
I awoke late, thanks to the pressures on my blog
And raced to the bus stop – placing a jog.
Once inside, I get a ticket to my destination,
I settled down for my journey to my educational institution.
I spotted an old couple sitting side-by-side
Continue reading Day Eight: The Familiar Stranger
Something about their faces made me forget the ride.
Today’s Prompt: Write a post based on the contrast between two things — whether people, objects, emotions, places, or something else.
Today’s twist: write your post in the form of a dialogue.
What the Right said to the Left
Continue reading Day Seven: Nothing Left. Go Right. Nothing Right. Go Left.