April 2015 NaHaiWriMo Writing Prompts

 

Selected by Devin Harrison

 

1

prank (this month I want to focus mostly on descriptive words though the first prompt is a noun/verb appropriate for April 1)

2

painful (covers so much in our lives)

3

papery (many inferences from delicate to wafer-thin)

4

parallel (many dimensions from parallel parking to parallel universes)

5

paranormal (another way of thinking about life?)

6

parched

7

passionate (the passion in all parts of life)

8

past

9

peculiar (odd to think about it)

10

perfect (is anything really perfect?)

11

penitent (whipping, berating ourselves)

12

perpendicular

13

persnickety

14

perverse (out of line)

15

petite (small can be very large)

16

picayune (a great-sounding word—of little value or account, small, trifling)

17

pious

18

piquant (love this word, stinging, zesty, peppery, sharp)

19

pregnant

20

pink

21

prophetic

22

poetic (how the eye makes sense of beauty)

23

plucky

24

poised

25

political

26

puzzling

27

prickly

28

physical

29

profuse

30

proud (I am proud that we were active participants in national poetry month