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Sunday Writing Prompt “5 by 5”


Choose an Opponent

Societal Evil (greed, inequality, injustice etc.)
Mythical Being (dragon, troll, fae etc.)
Inner Demon (mental illness, trauma, addiction etc.)
Undead (vampire, zombie, ghost etc.)
Pests (cockroaches, rats, annoying people etc.)

Choose a Business Name

The Demented Cipher
The Wistful Coquette
The Bazaar of Material Entanglement
The Smoldering Lotus
The Sinkhole

Choose a Container

Glass jar
Wooden Box
Curio Cabinet

Choose a Personal Mantra

Choose a “Weakness”

A personality trait (arrogance, stubbornness, a tendency to play the martyr etc.)
A particular substance
A fear that is holding you back
A physical ailment (bad knees, poor eyesight, allergies etc.)
A skill that is lacked but necessary for the task at hand

About mindlovemisery

Music: PJ Harvey, Radio Head, Fleetwood Mac, David Usher/Moist, Johnny Cash, Portishead, Damien Rice (basically I am a 90s kid I like alternative, grunge, Industrial and other types of metal, oldies, punk, rock etc.) Authors: Sylvia Plath, James Baldwin, Edmund White, Arthur Rimbaud, Jim Carrol, Jeff Noon, etc. Movies: A Clock Work Orange, Fight Club, House of Flying Daggers (I like a lot of cult movies, horror, comedy, drama, I don't like action and fantasy is terrifying lol) Philosophical Beliefs: Buddhism, Daoism, Shintoism (before it changed under Nationalism), The Transcendent Order Favorite Video Game: Planescape Torment What I do: read, write, yoga, pilates, weight-lift, walk, study philosophy and psychology, dance like a crazy person, paint, dream etc. Qualities: stubborn, sarcastic, teasing, playful, open, flirtatious, eccentric, passionate, forgetful, open-minded.

5 comments on “Sunday Writing Prompt “5 by 5”

  1. Lorraine
    July 21, 2019

    An amazing prompt! Wow the stories that could be told . . .

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  3. Jules
    July 21, 2019

    I enjoy when prompts come together;
    Enjoy Ignormarte #4 (fiction; reverse haibun) here:
    riches… & H’umami?

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