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Find A Flurry Of Inspiration In These Winter Writing Prompts | Writer’s Relief

The temperature may be chilly, but these writing prompts will quickly heat up your creative energy!

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A soldier in a faraway land explains this scene to his/her companion.


One neighbor just did this. Another hates it. Write a short story.


Weary travelers come to this light in hopes of safety. Write a poem about what they’re feeling—and what they find waiting for them.

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Two people. Two mugs. One contains a slow-acting poison. Friends make a pact.


It’s early morning on New Year’s Day. Something just happened outside, and the only witness is the cat.



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