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Listing Your Obsessions

Hello Beautiful Thinkers,

I’ve noticed when writing poetry and reading other’s poems that most of us have reoccurring themes throughout our poems. This repetition is a good combination of our life experience and our obsessions. 80 more words

The Boy In The Heart Shades

Writing Exercise 2: Imagery and Characterization

A lot can be inferred about a person just by looking at the contents of their home. 134 more words

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Hedman Falls

Photo and Fiction © Steve Lakey 2015

Hedman Falls, Colorado isn’t a heaving metropolis at the best of times, but at ten past midnight with the thermometer falling, it was all but deserted.  1,410 more words


Contest Prompt: Deadly Sins

Here’s this week’s sinful prompt. Vote for your favorite from last week’s Shipwrecked entries to get a free vote counted towards your next entry.

Write a story that involves one of the seven deadly sins:

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To prompt or not to prompt?

I have been thinking lately about what it takes for me to sit down and write a poem. It begins, I suppose, with an idea, and it really does have to be a belter of an idea. 285 more words


Writing prompt #088

You’re on the inside, looking out.