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Tuesday Prompt: Dog Days

It must have been difficult to go for a walk with me as a child; I would constantly stop to pick worms and slugs off the pavement to bring them to the relative safety of the grass verge. I made … Continue reading

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Prompt: I’ll Google It!

It’s assumed that most writers nowadays work on computers rather than with ink and paper. I certainly do, and for all its convenience there is one major flaw: a computer’s ability to connect to the internet, and therefore to billions … Continue reading

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Prompt: Where are they now?

  After reading Re’Lynn Hansen’s piece ‘Reunion’ in issue 52.3, I was invited to a reunion of my own—a ten year reunion of the cast of Les Misérables. (Not staged on Broadway, by the way, but in a small town … Continue reading

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Prompt: A Different Point of View

There is a new building under construction not far from where I live. (This is not uncommon in Vancouver.) It’s a big project, but given that I approach it from the same direction just about every day, it’s sort of … Continue reading

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Prompt: In the Mood

Given that the theme of our latest issue is Love & Sex, it comes as no surprise that somebody recently asked Zach for a sexy prompt. When he mentioned this, I immediately said, “Oh, let me do this one. I … Continue reading

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Prompt: “Lyrics”

Greetings PRISMers!! Today’s writing exercise is to write a poem or prose piece inspired by the lyrics of one of your favorite artists. In fact, put on some of your favorite tunes. Right now. And turn them up. Zach likes … Continue reading

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