I've read quite a few posts recently tackling the subject of character and plot, namely - which comes first. With this in mind I've decided to create a challenge with two possible options. If, like me, the character usually comes first, then I'd like you to chose option A (write based on plot/location). If you … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #8
This one ends with a bang! A mystery which gave me the shivers and I'm sure you'll enjoy this haunting tale written for this week's mysterious Monday prompt.
I'm using pictures as the inspiration for this week's theme. Your mysterious Monday image is courtesy of Alice Popkorn and can be found on flickr. The piece is entitled Full Moon Mystery. Have fun 🙂 Welcome to the WR101 Prompt Series. A daily prompt incorporating our love of fiction in all its forms. I've tried not to set … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #7
The theme for this week is in the form of a story title. As a twist, I'd like you to start by using the title in the opening sentence. But that's not all - I'm also adding a word limit, with a challenge of 500 words or less. So here's your mysterious story title for … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #6
This week the theme is based on dialogue, so each day I will post the opening line and all you need to do is continue from there. It’s a dialogue only prompt, which can be challenging, but also a lot of fun. So, your mysterious opener for Monday is: “Why the hell did you do … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #5
It's a new week and a new theme. This week the clue is in the title. I will provide a daily title, and all you need to do is run with it! The only thing I ask, is that your genre follows the theme of the day. Let's get started. Here is your mysterious Monday … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #4
Welcome back to a new week of the daily writing prompts. This week we're using nature, more specifically, photographs of nature, to get those creative juices flowing. As it's Monday, the subject is that of mystery and suspense. If a picture can tell a thousand words, I challenge you to do the same! You will … Continue reading [WR101 Prompt Series] Mystery on Mondays' – Prompt #3
For our second Mystery on Monday prompt, the task, should you choose to accept it, is to incorporate the following words: Grate. Trunks. Butterfly. Soil.
It's our first mysterious Monday and here is the sentence you'll need to get started. 'It had to be a trap.' Enjoy!