Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Other Voices, Other Rooms

In August of 2019, I ran a writing prompt challenge based on the titles of seminal feminist books. These provocative book titles generated some of the most stellar writing responses I have ever received. This month’s challenge, Other Voices, Other Rooms, combines some of my favorites from the original challenge as well as the titles of important … Continue reading Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Other Voices, Other Rooms

Week Five Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

This month’s prompts are drawn from the books on NPR’s most recent list of Great Reads.  Sometimes it was the title that drew my eye (how could I resist the creative lure of The Book of Difficult Fruit?!), sometimes it was the book description (All That She Carried, for example).   This month I hope to accomplish … Continue reading Week Five Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Week Four Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

My apologies that I fallen so far behind in posting my Great Reads Creativity prompts and responding to your submissions- I spent most of January knocked on my rear end with the flu (thankfully NOT covid), migraines, and a fibromyalgia flare-up. The combination of the holidays and Winter weather are really brutal for those of … Continue reading Week Four Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Week Three Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

My apologies that I fallen so far behind in posting my Great Reads Creativity prompts and responding to your submissions- I spent most of January knocked on my rear end with the flu (thankfully NOT covid), migraines, and a fibromyalgia flare-up. The combination of the holidays and Winter weather are really brutal for those of … Continue reading Week Three Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Week Two Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

This month’s prompts are drawn from the books on NPR’s most recent list of Great Reads.  Sometimes it was the title that drew my eye (how could I resist the creative lure of The Book of Difficult Fruit?!), sometimes it was the book description (All That She Carried, for example).   This month I hope to accomplish … Continue reading Week Two Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Week One Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

This month’s prompts are drawn from the books on NPR’s most recent list of Great Reads.  Sometimes it was the title that drew my eye (how could I resist the creative lure of The Book of Difficult Fruit?!), sometimes it was the book description (All That She Carried, for example).   This month I hope to accomplish … Continue reading Week One Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads

Every year, I look forward to NPR releasing its list of the best books of the year.  It always guides my holiday shopping as well as my reading Wishlist for the coming year.  This months prompts are drawn from the books on NPR’s most recent list of Great Reads.  Sometimes it was the title that … Continue reading Brave & Reckless’s Creativity Prompt Challenge: Great Reads