Writing Prompts 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                 

  • - seven deadly sins
    - What is fate to you? Do you believe in fate?
    - How does loss change you? (Write about an influential loved one who’s passed)
    - Culture differences and how they affect your treatment and seeing of others
    - Social hierarchy
    - How do negative events affect society and how do those effects affect you
    - Describe a time you felt an unexplainably strong emotion
    - Have you ever felt a conflict between love and hate (like loving a parent because they’re your parents but hating them as a person)
    - What’s the side of you people don’t see
    - What is the meaning of your existence ?
    - Afterlife? Do you think it’s a reincarnation cycle? Or it just ends?
    - What defines something as good and what defines someone as bad? (If you kill someone to save yourself is it self defense or murder)
    - Do you believe in happily ever after
    - Besides physical necessities, what do you need to emotionally survive?
    - Has someone or have you been emotional support for someone or you
    - How do you deal with stressful and terrible situations? Describe one of those situations and what you did to escape it
    - Describe a weird or meaningful dream you’ve had
    - What’s your most vivid memory? What’s stuck with you throughout the years?
    - Stereotypes. Have you ever been stereotyped, how did it make you feel, how accurate was it?
    - Do the ghosts of your par haunt you? Name a time and place you wish to go back and change and how that would affect you now?
    - Name an event you regret that you and why? Did you grow from it and what have you learned? Would you do it again?
    - Who’s a personal positive influence in your life and how has it affected your outlook on life?
    - Do you prefer to listen to your mind or your heart? Name a time you chose one over the other
    - Are there any personal aspects you’d like to change or any personal aspects you’d never change

  • -You’re in a world where all of your friends are older than you.
    -Imagine you have the best ideas in the world, but one person in your friend group always rejects it.
    -Imagine that a new trend comes out, but you only hop on it two months later, when no one else is doing it.
    -Personal experiences that have affected how you see other people.
    -Imagine that you are in a packed movie theater. You laugh at certain parts of the movie, but you notice that no one else is laughing- what do you do and how do you feel?
    -Imagine that you are walking down a busy street and you notice a homeless person on the sidewalk. You can choose to go on with your life or choose to devote your life to helping this person- what would you choose?
    -Would you rather watch a movie that was filmed by animal poachers or read a book written by a terrorist? Why?
    -Reflect on things that worry you that really shouldn’t.
    -What are some ways in which you wish the world would change?