Inspiration Call: Week 19 May 2020 Writing Prompts

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May 2020 – Week 19 Writing Prompts
Monday May 4, 2020 Writing Prompt
Inspiration Call: Micropoetry Monday

Use this picture as inspiration for a micro poem (a short poem with no particular rules).
Tuesday May 5, 2020 Writing Prompt

Inspiration Call: Tell a Story About These Shoes

Write a Poem or Short Story that tells a story about these shoes.
Wednesday May 6, 2020 Writing Prompt
Inspiration Call: Word Prompt Wednesday: Thank You
Thursday May 7, 2020 Writing Prompt
Inspiration Call: Tanka Thursday

A Tanka is a Japanese poem and similar to a Haiku, however it has seven lines. Tankas are nature, seasons, love, and other emotions.  Line one has a five syllable count, line two is seven syllables, line three is five syllables, line four is seven syllables, and line five seven syllables. In total it has thirty one syllables.  It uses simile, metaphor, and personification.

The pattern for Tanka is the following:
Line 1: 5 syllables
Line 2: 7 syllables
Line 3: 5 syllables
Line 4: 7 syllables
Line 5: 7 syllables

Writing tip from: Writing Tips – Exploring The Writer’s Path
Friday May 8, 2020 Writing Prompt
 Inspiration Call: 6 Word Story

Tell the story behind this picture in just 6 words. A Six Word story is a challenge for each writer to come up with a short story within six words.

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