May 2024 Year of the Tiger Bamboo Shoots Writing Challenge Prompts

Okay, Happy May, I hope everybody got lei’d on the 1st. Now that we’re coming into summer, it’s time to start heating up the writing. So without further ado here are possible prompts for May — which you can ignore if you want to write about anything. Pieces in any language other than English are welcome. No translation is needed, but you may reach a wider readership if you provide one.

Here are some prompts to use or ignore:

Shopping day
Finally, peace and quiet
The banquet
The soloist
Birthday lū’au
Calling home
No guarantees
I tired
The fan
Study abroad

Let’s draft between 100 and 1000 words. Okay, let’s write.


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