Writing Prompts

The Capacity for Delight

The Capacity for Delight

This Week's Writing Prompt Recently, I took an early evening walk in the neighborhoods surrounding Lake Sybelia in Maitland and heard an owl’s characteristic hoo-hoo-hoo-hoooo, which sounded something like, “Who cooks for you? Who cooks for you?” I followed his call, expecting this to be the cry of a small owl I’d never find hidden high up in the thick…

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An Attitude of Gratitude

An Attitude of Gratitude

This Week's Writing Prompt: “Life-changing gratitude does not fasten to a life unless nailed through with one very specific nail at a time. Little nails and a steady hammer can rebuild a life,” writes Ann Voskamp in One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are. Discovering what gratitude looks like amid long, gritty, and sometimes dark…

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