Prompt for April 20, 2014 – Day 110

Happy Easter for those who celebrate, and happy Ēostre for those who are celebrating that today.

I stumbled over today’s prompt completely on accident. I hope that you find it utterly inspiring!

Prompt Type: Musical prompt

Prompt:


Music is a mashup of Beethoven’s Fifth and “Secrets” by OneRepublic performed by The Piano Guys. Video courtesy of Youtube.


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Prompt for April 19, 2014 – Day 109

Well, I wasn’t sure my heart could take that game, and then Pavel Datsyuk made my night and the night of every Red Wings fan out there. Hope you enjoy your Saturday, however you spend it!

Prompt type: Opening line

Prompt: “My heart longs to grant them mercy, but the blood of my kin cries out from the stones of the earth for vengeance. There is no other path open to me. I know what I must do.”


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Prompt for April 18, 2014 – Day 108

I hope the folks who get Good Friday off are enjoying it!  Me, I’m at the office until 5 and then home to dye eggs for Sunday and enjoy my weekend.

Prompt Type: Quotation

Prompt:  Write a scene inspired by the following quote. It could be set in the time period when the quote was spoken, could involve the quote itself, or could simply be inspired by the theme of the quote.

We may say that on the first Good Friday afternoon was completed that great act by which light conquered darkness and goodness conquered sin.

– Phillips Brooks


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Prompt for April 17, 2014 – Day 107

Finally Thursday!

A blessed Passover for those who celebrate.

Prompt Type: Change it up

Prompt: Think about your hero/protagonist and what motivates them. Boil it down to one vice or virtue–love, greed, envy, fear, hope, etc.–that drives what they do.

Now change it up. How would your protagonist be different if control motivated them? Write a character sketch or scene detailing how control motivates the actions of your hero/protagonist.


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Prompt for April 15, 2015 – Day 105

One step closer to the end of the week, guys.

This prompt image may be familiar to longtime Awakenings readers, since it was featured in one of the early posts.

Prompt Type: Image prompt

Prompt:

Photo by Jennifer Williard; composition by Erin M. Klitzke

Photo by Jennifer Williard; composition by Erin M. Klitzke


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Prompt for April 14, 2014 – Day 104

Another Monday–I’m back to the office, just like a lot of you.  I had a productive weekend, though, and I hope you had the same!

A musical prompt is in the offing today, in part thanks to my release of The Measure of Dreams yesterday!

Prompt Type: Musical prompt

Prompt:

Music is “Castle of Glass” by Linkin Park.  Video courtesy of YouTube


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