December 2014 NaHaiWriMo Writing Prompts

 

Selected by Alison Williams

 

1

library (I’ve worked in one for many years and only rarely written about it, but I’m sure there’s a lot of potential inspiration in a library!)

2

lavender (the plant, fresh or dried, the scent, the colour, or anything else that occurs to you)

3

language (¡Hola! Guten tag! Konnichiwa!)

4

level (a palindromic prompt today)—well done those who bravely attempted palindromic haiku!

5

liquid (to get your inspiration flowing)

6

luscious (positively!)

7

lazy (it’s the weekend!)

8

labyrinth (take a journey to the centre and back out)

9

layers

10

latte (I like to start my day with this)

11

lap (a small word with several different meanings)

12

lyrics (you can use the word like any other prompt or include an allusion to a song)

13

labor or labour (I’ve just finished my last working day before Christmas)

14

loft

15

ladder

16

list

17

log

18

luxury (time for a little)

19

liquor or liqueur (can I tempt you with some?)

20

lighthearted

21

long night (for the shortest day)

22

ladies dancing (or lords a leaping if you prefer!)

23

late night or last minute (for all you procrastinators)

24

laugh or laughter

25

light (for Christmas Day)

26

love

27

lethargy

28

leftovers

29

laundry (it has to be done sometime)

30

longing

31

looking forward