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Exercising the craft—February 8, 2018

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: In a dark, quiet corner of the city, there lives an old man with a scar across his eyes. Thirty years ago, he used to be the king’s right-hand man. https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2018/02/01/right-hand-man/ ***** Oh, hello! Welcome to the inn! How may I help you this evening? A room? You’re in luck,… Continue reading Exercising the craft—February 8, 2018

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Exercising the craft—January 19, 2018

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: Write about a character who battled the powerful villain attempting to take over the world by force and won. The catch? Unfortunately this character suffered terrible wounds and died soon after. Double catch? Suddenly this character awakes in a forest path and finds that their guide in the afterlife is… Continue reading Exercising the craft—January 19, 2018

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Writing prompts for Monday, January 15, 2018

Prompt # 1: Aliens finally land on Earth but quickly take off again after leaving something behind. https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2018/01/09/quick-visit/ ***** Prompt # 2 Write about a character who battled the powerful villain attempting to take over the world by force and won. The catch? Unfortunately this character suffered terrible wounds and died soon after. Double catch?… Continue reading Writing prompts for Monday, January 15, 2018

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Exercising the craft—January 8, 2018

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: The world has been without “modern” technology for years, except no one knows that such a thing even existed. One day, in your grandfather’s attic, you stumble upon an odd piece of metal that forever change[s] your life. https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2018/01/07/modern-technology/ ***** Cheryl tugged on the rope dangling from the ceiling and… Continue reading Exercising the craft—January 8, 2018

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Exercising the craft—December 11, 2017

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: You have a strained relationship with your grandmother. While visiting her, you discover something that changes your view of her and of yourself. https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2017/11/29/change-of-heart/ ***** Ashley stared at her phone, willing the words on the screen to go away. “I don’t know if this is working anymore,” the text read.… Continue reading Exercising the craft—December 11, 2017