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Prompts in this colour are the prompts for the current week.


August 7th, 2006
Prompt 1

  • Prompt A: "There are few joys to compare with the telling of a well-told tale." -- Charles de Lint.
    Tell us a well-told tale about you.
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: First 
August 13th, 2006
Prompt 2
  • Prompt A: Write a letter to someone, and tell them something you've always wanted to say.

August 19th, 2006
Prompt 3
  • Prompt A: What's your most powerful memory?
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Kaleidoscope 

August 26th, 2006
Prompt 4
  • Prompt A: You discover a letter you wrote to yourself ten years ago. What does the letter say? Write the letter.
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Melancholy

    September 2nd, 2006 
    Prompt 5

  • Prompt A: What do you believe in? 
  • Prompt B: Picture Prompt 
  • Prompt C: Hallucination   

September 9th, 2006
Prompt 6

  • Prompt A: You're looking into a mirror that reveals the thing you hide most from. That could be an emotion, something shameful in your pase, something painful that happened to you, a dark secret that you've kept hidden for years, something about yourself that you refuse to acknowledge, anything. You can't look away and the longer you look, the more vivid the image of the very thing the mirror is revealing to you becomes. What is that thing?
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Scatter 
  • Prompt D"Hindsight is always 20/20." -- Billy Wilder (1906-2002)

September 16th, 2006
Prompt 7
  • Prompt A: Write about a time you were lied to.
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Fragile 

Prompt D: "Is man merely a mistake of God's? Or is God a mistake of man's?" -- Friedrich Nietzsche

September 30th, 2006
Prompt 8
  •  Prompt A: Who in your life, be that someone you once knew or someone you know now, means the most to you?
  • Prompt B:  Picture prompt
  • Prompt C: Haunt
  • Prompt D:  "To every action there is an equal and opposite reaction." -- Newton's Third Law of Motion.

    October 8th, 2006
    Prompt 9
  •   Prompt A: Go here and diagnose your past life. Write about yourself in comparison to the person depicted in your diagnosed past life, and tell us all the things about you that you wish you could change.
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Nothing
  • Prompt D: "Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance." - Oscar Wilde.

October 15th, 2006
Prompt 10
  • Prompt A: Write about a time you were manipulated.
  • Prompt B: Picture prompt 
  • Prompt C: Tender
  • Prompt D: "Things don't change, but by and by our wishes change." - Marcel Proust.