Creative Writing

Creative tidbits, prompts and stories

Start Where You Are

On the eleventh day of Bookmas… Those who have seen my shelves at home will know that I love keeping journals.  I kept a diary when I was in primary school, and have dabbled in all sorts of different journals since then – from scrapbooks and Smashbooks to my current…

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Flash Fiction Winner: ‘The Gift’

Flash Fiction Winner: ‘The Gift’

December’s winner of the Flash Fiction Competition is Nicky – congratulations!  Her interpretation of December’s theme, ‘the gift’, was thought to be interesting … View Post
642 Things Writing Prompt: ‘What your desk thinks about at night’

642 Things Writing Prompt: ‘What your desk thinks about at night’

“I’m tired,” sighed the desk.  It tried to stretch its back out, but it creaked under the weight of the contents piled on … View Post
Photo Writing Prompt: ‘The Woman’

Photo Writing Prompt: ‘The Woman’

This week's photo writing prompt. How will you interpret it? View Post
642 Things: A piece of clothing you keep just for the memory

642 Things: A piece of clothing you keep just for the memory

This writing prompt is from the book 642 Things To Write About. A piece of clothing you keep just for the memory In my chest … View Post
Your Life Story In Six Words Or Less

Your Life Story In Six Words Or Less

Since I have been raving so much about flash fiction lately, I was quite excited when I stumbled upon this mini writing challenge.  The … View Post
The Story of the Wandering Words Anthology

The Story of the Wandering Words Anthology

Last year, the first ever volume of the Wandering Words Anthology was released.  The anthology featured a mixture of ten short stories and poems … View Post