Tomorrow sees the start of “First Thing Monday.” Right now, the intention is for the feature to be three things:
- A weekly feature at The Life Mosaic.
- A writing prompt to get your creative juices flowing.
- An exercise designed to require fifteen minutes of work.
This may fluctuate in the future but for now, anticipate the above recipe.
I enjoy writing prompts. I like receiving them in a class or group or seeking them out on my own and I enjoy offering them to other people in teaching, training, and other spaces like this blog. I think any writing prompt allows one to stretch his or her creative legs to walk to places he or she perhaps wouldn’t otherwise travel. Really, that’s “any” writing prompt. Even the bad ones, the cliche ones, even those can take someone to somewhere new if one is open to it. That said, here’s hoping the writing prompts I offer here aren’t “bad” and seldom dip into the “cliche” pool without intention.
One of the key reasons I enjoy writing prompts is