As a writer I know that deep down each of us has stories worth telling. The writing prompts offered here will help you find your own special voice. Read them, let your mind wander freely and listen carefully to the voice within. Then begin writing. Don’t be afraid. Just write what you want to say. Amaze yourself!...

What’s the Secret?

The boy wants to write a letter to his parents telling them something very important, something they do not know about him. What does the letter say?

(You can also write your response in the form of a comic strip created at MakeBeliefsComix.com)

What Do You Wonder About?

When we relax and let our minds wander, we also often begin wondering about things — some funny, some serious and pressing. Here is space for you to let you mind wander and write about what you are wondering.
You can begin with the words: I wonder…

(You can also write your response in the form of a comic strip created at MakeBeliefsComix.com)

IMAGINATION STRETCHER: The Bully

The girl followed the bully home from school one day. She was trying to understand why this person, a fellow human being, was so mean and bad. This is what she learned:

(You can also write your response in the form of a comic strip created at MakeBeliefsComix.com)

IMAGINATION STRETCHER: The Crying Clown

Stretch your imagination and come up with some lines to go with this writing prompt:

The clown, who had been smiling and making people laugh in the big tent, entered his dressing room and began to weep. Why?

(You can also write your response in the form of a comic strip created at MakeBeliefsComix.com)

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