How it works

Who's got the time to journal daily? You do.

1. Read the daily writing prompt.
2. Push "Play" on the timer on the right side of the screen.
3. Spend 60 seconds or less writing a response to the daily prompt.

You may respond in the "Comments" section of each post, if your response is family-friendly. Or you can write in your own journal or blog. If you respond in a public blog post, post the link in the comments and share it with us. Also feel free to use the "Comments" section for informal discussion about the responses that are posted.

Today, take a minute to write!

Questions? Check out this link for The One-Minute Writer Q&A, including comment guidelines and copyright information.

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Six Word Saturday

Six Word Saturday!

Describe your life or current situation using exactly six words.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Eating Out

Do you have a favorite spot to go out for coffee, tea, brunch, dinner, etc?

What makes this spot so great?

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Learning

What's something you have learned in the past few days?

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Horoscope

If you could make up your own horoscope for today, what would it say?

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Tanka Tuesday: Sunshine

It's time for the next installment of Tanka Tuesday!

Tanka is a form of poetry similar to haiku. It's short, and the lines don't need to rhyme. The just must have a set number of syllables: 5/7/5/7/7.

For more about tanka, see the original post here.

Today's tanka Tuesday prompt is: sunshine!

Monday, April 14, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Personality Change

If you could change one personality trait about yourself, would you - and which one?

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Bathroom Secrets

Name three things you have in your bathroom, right now.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Six Word Saturday

Six Word Saturday!

Describe your life or current situation in exactly six words.

Mine: Saw a drag show last night!

Friday, April 11, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Parrot

If you had a pet parrot, what would you teach it to say?

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Dessert

What's your favorite dessert?

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Visit

If you could visit anyone on the planet right now, who would you go see?

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Tanka Tuesday: First Kiss

It's time for the next installment of Tanka Tuesday!

Tanka is a form of poetry similar to haiku. It's short, and the lines don't need to rhyme. The just must have a set number of syllables: 5/7/5/7/7.

For more about tanka, see the original post here.

Today's tanks prompt is: First Kiss

Monday, April 7, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Status

What's the best thing about being either single or partnered, whichever one you currently are?

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Today's Writing Prompt: Destiny

What do you think you are destined for in this life?

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Six Word Saturday

Six Word Saturday!

Describe your life or current situation in exactly six words.

Mine: Spring Break ends. Snow and Quiet!