Writing Prompt #20 – Soul Mate

All humans are immortal until they find their “soulmate”, after which they age regularly. You, however, have been around since the ice age… I got up to face another day, unsure why I bothered. I was so tired of this life and its never-ending pursuit of “the soulmate”. It was bullshit. I felt the sneer …

Writing Prompt #17 – Wings

“Halloween was yesterday, why are you still wearing your costume?” “I’m…not wearing one.” “Correct me if I’m wrong but, you didn’t have wings yesterday.” ~~~~~~ When I woke up this morning, before I even opened my eyes, I felt my head pounding and had the strangest craving for oranges and honey. Considering the drinking I …

Writing Prompt # 12 The Prince

She couldn’t stop staring at him even though she knew she should stop. She had never gotten so close to one of them before.  I walked into the cafeteria and my eyes automatically strayed to that spot. The spot where he sat every day with his royal family. They never sat with anyone else, and …

Writing Prompt #6 The Sketch

You’ve been sketching your soulmate’s face since you were old enough to pick up a pencil, the drawings become more realistic through the years as the day you meet comes closer.  It’s been 25 years since I started drawing him. I had no idea who he was, and yet I was compelled to draw him. …

Writing Prompt #4 The Statue

There is a beautiful statue of a person in the middle of a large city, and the rumor surrounding the statue is that when they touch hands with their soulmate, they will become human. Naturally it becomes a perfect photo and video opportunity to pose while holding its hand. One cute selfie attempt results in an …

Writing Prompt #1 Arranged Marriage

Your father is forcing you to marry someone you have never met. The night before your wedding you tie your sheets together and make your escape through the window. Half way down you make eye contact with someone doing the exact same thing a few windows over. It’s not happening! I thought as I started …