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Story Prompt #17

Long ago, two kingdoms reigned. One was full of snow and ice, the other full of flowers and sunlight. The people were distant from one another. But, on the border of the two kingdoms, things were just a little bit different…

landscape nature night relaxation

Please use this story prompt and photo to inspire your own creative short story. Submit a copy of your story by emailing me at rachelsmithwriting@gmail.com for a chance to be published!

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Dialogue #10

“I think I love you.”

“Don’t worry, the feeling will go away.”

“And if it doesn’t?”

“The curse will take care of you.”

 

Any stories from this prompt submitted using my contacts page have a chance to be published on my site with a link to your page. Have fun writing!

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Quick Tip #9

If you need to re-read your story to remember exactly what has happened, don’t re-read more than three to five pages. Instead, try to write descriptive headings for your chapters or section breaks (you can make them clever later). Read the headings and don’t get sucked into your own story or the desire to edit what you’ve already done. Just keep plugging on.

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Story Prompt #14

Sometimes at night, you like to sit in the gazebo in the center of town. Tonight, for the first time, someone joins you as the clock strikes midnight.

 

Any stories from this prompt submitted using my contacts page have a chance to be published on my site with a link to your page. Have fun writing!

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Dialogue #7

“Do you ever just look up at the stars and wish they could tell you all about the universe?

“No.”

“Why not?”

“Stars never shut up once you get them started, trust me.”

 

Any stories from this prompt submitted using my contacts page have a chance to be published on my site with a link to your page. Have fun writing!