From Julian Martin on mining in West Virginia

From inspiration to prompt, what story does this inspire in you? I know I have not always been courageous, a few times I’ve been scared…

W. Mason Revolving Fire-Arms Patented Jan 19, 1875 (No. 158,957.)

From inspiration to prompt, what story does this inspire in you?

from “Still I Rise” by Maya Angelou

From inspiration to prompt, what story does this inspire in you? Leaving behind nights of terror and fear I rise Into a daybreak that is…

from “Fates Worse Than Death” by Kurt Vonnegut

From inspiration to prompt, what story does this inspire in you? A woman said to me after my speech, “Nobody should ever be bombed.” I…

from “The Book of Longing”, a poem by Leonard Cohen

  From inspiration to prompt, what story does this inspire in you? My page was too white My ink was too thin The day wouldn’t…

Inspiration and writing prompts December 2017, advent style

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