writing prompts

Story Cubes #6

The Cubes: Shield, backpack, treasure chest, dino fossil, skull and crossbones, elephant, ax, laser gun, staircase to a hidden underground room.             Benny trudged through the trees and watched the ground. It had been days since he’d seen anything interesting… Read More »Story Cubes #6

Tarot Cards 3

The Cards 0 The Fool—A Person driven by base urges and needs. Two of Wands—Self-doubt. At cross purposes with something. Four of Wands—Teamwork Seven of Cups—Imagination and opening your mind Seven of Wands—Push beyond usual limits to exceed expectations *I… Read More »Tarot Cards 3

Story Cubes #5

         Jared sat in the holding cell with his head in his hands. He’d really screwed it up this time. What would people say now?          “Mr. Anderson, your parents are here.” The sheriff opened the cell door.          “I’m… Read More »Story Cubes #5

Story Cubes #4

“Are you sure you’re supposed to get near that thing?” Sally asked.   Her brother, Jim, ignored her and hopped the fence into the strange garden. Right in the center stood a huge cactus. The only one he’d ever seen. He… Read More »Story Cubes #4

Tarot Card Prompt #2

The Cards  Ace of Swords (reversed): Not allowing yourself to see what matters most  Six of Cups: Optimism. Open to possibilities. Willing to learn.   The world (reversed): Realization of your true self. Slowdown of events to see the truth.   Two of… Read More »Tarot Card Prompt #2