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Prompt: The Soul is Born Old

The prompt this week is:

“LORD ILLINGWORTH: The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life.”

MRS ALLONBY: “And the body is born young and grows old. That is life’s tragedy.”

Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance

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November 19 Prompt – Hiding Places

Writers in the Grove NaNoWriMo Prompt a Day badgeThe following prompt is by Shannon from Writers in the Grove and a part of our Prompt-a-Day project to support NaNoWriMo during November 2015. Each prompt was generously donated by our Writers in the Grove members. You are welcome to take this prompt in any direction you wish.

Describe your hiding place as a child…one inside and one out in nature.

Make it so rich in texture and senses, you can save it as your “special place” to go to in your mind.

November 17 Prompt – Favorite Childhood Toy

Writers in the Grove NaNoWriMo Prompt a Day badgeThe following prompt is by Writers in the Grove member, Bev Walker, and a part of our Prompt-a-Day project to support NaNoWriMo during November 2015. Each prompt was generously donated by our Writers in the Grove members. You are welcome to take this prompt in any direction you wish.

What was your character’s favorite childhood toy? Why?

Where did it come from?

What happened to it?