Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 13

There’s something strong about a barn…

The Low-Down:

  • 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome
  • linky is open until Thursday, April 3, at 11:55pm Pacific
  • Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the photo instead.
  • Use the photo, or stick with the quote.
  • Use both if you are so inclined!
  • Please read at least the link on either side of yours (last linker? read the first one)
  • Please comment where you read. If you are comfortable giving constructive criticism, feel free. If not, tell the writer something about the experience of reading their piece. This community’s goals are to support, nurture, and challenge our writers.

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“We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Image courtesy of Unsplash.

Image courtesy of Unsplash.


Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 12

Does the road call to you?

The Low-Down:

  • 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome
  • linky is open until Thursday, March 27, at 11:55pm Pacific
  • Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the photo instead.
  • Use the photo, or stick with the quote.
  • Use both if you are so inclined!
  • Please read at least the link on either side of yours (last linker? read the first one)
  • Please comment where you read. If you are comfortable giving constructive criticism, feel free. If not, tell the writer something about the experience of reading their piece. This community’s goals are to support, nurture, and challenge our writers.

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Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate.

~J. R. R. Tolkien

Image courtesy of Unsplash.

Image courtesy of Unsplash.


Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 11

A lover’s quarrel: The Low-Down: 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome linky is open until Thursday, March 20, at 11:55pm Pacific Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the photo instead. Use the photo, or stick with the quote. Use both…

Writing Prompt: Week 10

Lucky you! The Low-Down: 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome linky is open until Thursday, March 13, at 11:55pm Pacific Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the photo instead. Use the photo, or stick with the quote. Use both if…

“It Takes Two” to Announce Contest Winners and Collection Themes!

The winners are up, and the details for Precipice, Volume 3 as well! Check them out over on Bannerwing Books!

Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 8

Images inspire us weekly these days. That makes this prompt a little meta, I guess. The Low-Down: 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome linky is open until Thursday, February 20, at 11:55pm Pacific Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the…

Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 7

Time for a new prompt and link up… The Low-Down: 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome linky is open until Thursday, February 20, at 11:55pm Pacific Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from a single word within it, or choose the photo instead. Use the photo, or stick…

Writing Prompt: 2014, Week 6

Back to what passes for a normal prompt around here. Don’t forget to work on your entry for our “It takes two…” Precipice contest! The Low-Down: 500 word limit, all genres of creative writing are welcome linky is open until Thursday, February 13, at 11:55pm Pacific Use the quote as an opening/closing line, draw inspiration from…

Bells: Surprise Writing Prompt!

Flash fiction linkup surprise time! Whee! You have until 11:35 PM Pacific time on Thursday to write to add 100 words to the following first line: “The bells of St. Brigit’s are calling tonight.” Wordcount total: 108 words Genre: Any If you link up, please comment on at least the posts before and after yours….

It Takes Two: A Writing Contest

2014 will mark the third year of collaboration between Write on Edge and Bannerwing Books: Precipice, our literary anthology, is turning three! To celebrate, we are co-hosting a flash-writing contest with Bannerwing! From the entry pool, two pieces will be chosen for inclusion in Precipice, Volume 3, one chosen by the community, one by the…