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Write about the last time you left your comfort zone.

This article dives into the last time I left my comfort zone and the struggles I faced in the process. Reflecting on the experience of the pandemic, it looks at how I was able to muster the courage to try something new and the lessons I learnt along the way. By exploring my story, this article seeks to inspire readers to take that first step out of their comfort zone and embrace the unknown.

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The Crowds Below

Today's visual prompt is a shot I took on top of the Ferris wheel at the last Vegoose at Sam Boyd Stadium in 2007. What a great festival! I really wish they had been able to bring it back in subsequent years, however, the recession put the kibosh on that. I'm hoping it'll come back eventually if we ever get COVID under control. vegoose 2007 Anyway, here are some ideas to get full use out of the prompt: Write about a character going to a music festival. Write about a character's fear of heights but conquering them (or making them…

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We are one of the shouts

Let me start this week off on the right foot by giving you a quote from Ray Bradbury. We are the miracle of force and matter making itself over into imagination and will. Incredible. The Life Force experimenting with forms. You for one. Me for another. The Universe has shouted itself alive. We are one of the shouts. Ray Bradbury Now the floor is open to you. Write something really quickly about this quote. Write it from the POV of your main character, or maybe someone in the background. Whatever you choose to do, WRITE. Good luck to everyone who…

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Prompt: What do you believe in?

Jack Kerouac "I believed in a good home, in sane and sound living, in good food, good times, work, faith, and hope. I have always believed in these things. It was with some amazement that I realized I was one of the few people in the world who really believed in these things without going around making a dull middle-class philosophy out of it. I was suddenly left with nothing in my hands but a handful of crazy stars."Jack Kerouac, On the RoadTweet

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Prompt: Release the Imagination

Today's quote is meant to help you set up your physical space to unleash the creativity inside. buy a boxset of Toni Morrison's work I tell my students one of the most important things they need to know is when they are at their best, creatively. They need to ask themselves, What does the ideal room look like? Is there music? Is there silence? Is there chaos outside or is there serenity outside? What do I need in order to release my imagination?Toni MorrisonTweet Everyone needs a safe space to create. Where's yours?