Monthly Archives: April 2016

April Writing Prompts

Today is my birthday. I turn 28. And to celebrate, I will be writing in my journal the 29 things I want to do in the next year. I just don’t know what they are yet.

In the meantime – here is my list of journal prompts for April.

  1. Play a joke on yourself
  2. Go outside and describe the feel of the air
  3. What types of books do you most enjoy?
  4. How do you find magic in the everyday?
  5. List 10 events from your childhood
  6. Describe a wild fantasy
  7. The reason I write is…
  8. What makes you authentic?
  9. Who is your favorite poet?
  10. What constitutes an adventure?
  11. Write a letter to someone famous
  12. Start a dream journal
  13. What do you most like about Spring?
  14. Confession time–what is your deepest secret?
  15. Write your writing goals
  16. What risks can you take in your daily life?
  17. Go outside and people watch
  18. What is your most embarrassing moment?
  19. Write a one sentence love story
  20. Write a dictionary poem (words randomly chosen from the dictionary)
  21. Write 20 questions you’d like to know and answer them
  22. What if…
  23. What could you write about all day?
  24. What scares you?
  25. What inspires you?
  26. What makes you feel fresh and new?
  27. How does time influence you?
  28. List the beauty that you see
  29. How does someone surprise you?
  30. Ask your writer’s block questions