Blooming cherrie-trees in Nagasaki

Write One Leaf that Features Cherry Blossoms

We will leave it up to you whether it also features Nagasaki.

Write One Leaf
May 9 · 2 min read

Think about cherry blossoms. Think about cherries. Look at the photo. Enjoy a fruit smoothy. Move your hands in a manner that resembles writing. You are doing great. Keep going.

Keep your hands moving for as long as you feel there is something to be gained from the process.

As always, do not allow yourself to be limited by the contents of the prompt or by what you see in the photo.

If it feels more appropriate to write about something else, or you get taken off topic by whatever is happening in your hands, go for it. The entire point is to keep those hands moving.

As always

  • You owe reality nothing.

What is all this?

Read the Write One Leaf “what” page to find out what.


Also: Write One Leaf is a Medium publication by Terry Bain, who is the author of You Are a Dog and We Are the Cat, as well as many short stories, a biography, and too many poems. Links that lead outside the publication may be sponsored (like this one). To be sure you receive all Write One Leaf prompts, click the “follow” button on the home page (it may also appear on this page, if we have all our p’s and q’s in order… but I’m not going to make any promises because this is the internet, and the internet changes… a lot).

Feel free to write your Leaf as a response to this prompt, or include a link to this page in your own Medium post. We’d love to see what you’re up to.

Blessings,
Terry

Write One Leaf

Medium is for writing, and Write One Leaf prompts you to write every day. Write one fortune cookie or two legal pad pages or three notecards or four restaurant napkins or five pizza boxes or whatever etc is. Write one leaf. Right now.

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Medium is for writing, and Write One Leaf prompts you to write every day. Write one fortune cookie or two legal pad pages or three notecards or four restaurant napkins or five pizza boxes or whatever etc is. Write one leaf. Right now.

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