NaBloPoMo July 2012 Writing Prompts

5 years ago

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in July -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday (weekends are for free-writing!)

Monday, July 2, 2012
Tell us your favourite joke.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Talk about the best prank you ever pulled.

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Describe what 4th of July (or your country's equivalent to Independence Day) was like for you as a child.

Thursday, July 5, 2012
What prank do you wish you had the guts or expertise to pull off?

Friday, July 6, 2012
Do you come out and admit it when you're joking around, or do you leave people wondering?

Monday, July 9, 2012
Do you think it makes it okay to add "just kidding" after a surprising statement?

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Bubble wrap - do you love to pop it or not?

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Tell us about your favourite comedian.

Thursday, July 12, 2012
Would you rather go to a standup comedy show or a music concert?

Friday, July 13, 2012
Do you worry on Friday the 13th, or do you think the whole superstition is a joke?

Monday, July 16, 2012
When did you know that you wanted or didn't want to have kids?

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
If you parent, what is the best part of parenting?  If you don't parent, what is the best part about not having kids?

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
On the whole, do you like other people's kids?

Thursday, July 19, 2012
How do you feel about kids being banned from places such as restaurants or airplanes?

Friday, July 20, 2012
Which do you enjoy more -- babies or older kids?

Monday, July 23, 2012
What is the hardest part about being a kid?

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Talk about how you felt about adults back when you were a kid.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Do you ever find yourself now doing things you wished adults didn't do when you were a kid?

Thursday, July 26, 2012
What did you swear you would never do when you were an adult that you still never do to this day?

Friday, July 27, 2012
What is the best question a child has ever asked you?

Monday, July 30, 2012
Do you agree with George Bernard Shaw that youth is wasted on children?

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
If you could go back to one point of time in your childhood, which one would it be?

Melissa writes Stirrup Queens and Lost and Found. Her novel about blogging is Life from Scratch.

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