NaBloPoMo July 2014 Prompts

3 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!)

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
This summer is BlogHer's 10th anniversary! Tell us something YOU have been doing for ten straight years.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Do you think of a decade as a short or long period of time? (Is the century a 10th full or a 10th empty!)

Thursday, July 3, 2014
What do you think you will be doing 10 years from now?

Friday, July 4, 2014
Happy 4th of July if you live in the US. Tell us your 10 favourite things about summer.

Monday, July 7, 2014
Which former decade do you wish you could time travel and visit? Why?

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
We had the Roaring 20s, the Swinging 60s, and the 80s Decade of Decadence. Which decade best fits your personality?

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Do you like to read historical fiction? Tell us about your favourite book not set in the contemporary period.

Thursday, July 10, 2014
Do you think you were born in the "right" decade, or do you feel like you belong to a different time period?

Friday, July 11, 2014
How do you think we'll define this decade when we look back at it in the future? What descriptive term will we use to name 2010 - 2019?

Monday, July 14, 2014
One of the themes of BlogHer '14 is Selfiebration, so show us 10 pictures of yourself (or someone/someplace you love) from the past decade.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Kerry Washington is speaking at the conference next week. What do you think has been the biggest scandal so far in this decade?

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Tell us 10 people you would declare the 10 most important people in the world so far this decade.

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Tell us what you think blogging and social media will look like 10 years from now. Will wearable technology change the way we tell our story?

Friday, July 18, 2014
Do you think we'll be spending more time, less time, or the same amount of time online a decade from now?

Monday, July 21, 2014
Are you going to the conference this week? Tell us 10 bloggers you're excited to meet or 10 things you're excited to do.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
What are 10 things you pack whenever you travel?

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Tell us 10 things you love about blogging.

Thursday, July 24, 2014
At the conference and pressed for time? Blog in bullet points: tell us 10 things about your day.

Friday, July 25, 2014
Tell the story of your day with 10 images.

Monday, July 28, 2014
Tell us about 10 inventions or pieces of technology that enhance your life.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Do you think Tony Robbins was correct when he said that "most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade!"

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
What has been your best decade thus far: Your teens? Your twenties? Your thirties or forties or beyond?

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Tell us about 10 important personal events from your life from the last 10 years.

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

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