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The Daily Special — Oct. 1st

Poetry and Fiction prompts

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Today’s Poetry prompt

Write a “letter” poem. This could be a letter to a person, thing or object, or stretch your imagination and write an acrostic or an abecedarian poem. It’s all about letters today!

Feel free to use any poetic form — 6-words, prose poetry, haiku, tanka, free style, etc.

Today’s Fiction prompt

Write a story that includes a teenager with a skateboard and a jazz guitarist set in a graveyard.

Word Length — up to 1000 words

Write promptly and enjoy! And don’t forget about the Monthly Theme!

Ravyne Hawke, Editor



Promptly Written is the place to find prompts for all your writing needs. Daily prompts will be made available. Snag only the ones you like. Write whenever, wherever the mood strikes you. Please credit Promptly Written in your story.

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Ravyne Hawke

Ravyne Hawke

Writing Coach, Poet, Fiction Writer, Essayist, Artist, Dreamer | “Enlightenment is when a wave realizes it is the Ocean” ~Thich Nhat Hanh