August 2021 Year of the Ox Writing Prompts : )

Okay, for August, it’s any length any style again.  Here are the topics:

1. Write a 5-page monologue or 10-page scene based on this prompt:  a confrontation between a person and a cockroach, then submit it to the Kumu Kahua Go Try Play Write Contest for August:

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2. From “Post-Pandemic,” by Ken Tokuno

This will never happen again

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3. From “Threshold,” by Alex

Some distant threshold

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4. From “An Old Salt,” by Lanning Lee

Sounds like she’s ready to throw blows with the guy

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5. From “The Cook,” by Fred Peyer

If you want to be happy, you need to eat well.

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6. From “A Different Ending,” by Doreen Beyer

Time mom spent listless in unnamed grief

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7. From “Walk with Me,” by Joy Gold

To see if we look at things the same way


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8. From “Buckaroo Say Make Enny Kine,” by Jim Harstad

One thing I have kept absolutely secure is the memory of what it means to be an adult.

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Okay, you know the drill.  Use a prompt or just write enny kine.  Let’s write! : )



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