Category: writing prompt

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You inherit an old, well worn helmet covered in intricate carvings from your late grandfather. Out of curiosity, you put it on. Strangely enough, you discover it’s a perfect fit. Even stranger is what you see and hear while wearing it.

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“My dog just died.”

“Don’t worry, you’ll see him again in about thirty seconds.”

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“Yeah, here’s the thing…I’m a time traveller, sorry to disappoint you.”

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A travelling merchant sells a multitude of various objects. The cost for each item is a promise, a sacrifice, and a lesson.

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You are an adviser to a king who hates anything to do with magic. One day, you are tasked to hunt down all magic users in the kingdom to execute them.

You accept the task reluctantly, but you don’t know what to do next; you, yourself, are secretly a magic user.

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“Our lives have no grand purpose. We are, at heart, just small specs in the grands scheme of things.”

“Well, that’s depressing.”

“No. It’s beautiful.”

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You live in a society that invented time travel and it is custom to mentor yourself as a child. However, your younger self is an absolute hell to be around and you are not looking forward to seeing yourself again today.

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You have the power to see other people’s worst nightmares. This forms in handy when you feel like blackmailing your enemies. Every day, when going to work you see hundreds of people, and their nightmares hovering near them. One day, as you hurry to your destination, you bump into a stranger. You look up, and see their nightmare hovering above them. To your shock and horror, you realize that their worst nightmare is…. you.

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Sweat drips down your face as you held the knife in your hand. If it wasn’t for how loud your heart was beating, you would hear the desperate screams surrounding you. The clock counting down ever so slowly as you close your eyes and take a deep breath.

A siren blared suddenly and you start running to the opposite side of the room. You grabbed whatever you can and bolted back to where you started. Taking a quick glance, you saw how the clock that was once counting down now has one hour timer on it’s screen.

Describe how you’re going to make a four-course meal with your given time frame

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A retired Supervillain activates his old headquarters once more as a particular incident makes him realize that his Daughter is starting her puberty and boys will now be looking at her beautiful baby girl in a new light.