Freely Written: Short Stories From a Simple Prompt

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This week's story, A Stitch in Time, took a fantasy turn with an old woman and a mystical cloth that provides otherworldly entertainment for a royal court.  Suggestions for writing prompts are always welcome! Otherwise, prompts are chosen in ra
Bonus episode today! Instead of sharing a new story, Susan is sharing her thoughts on the stories she told in episodes 6 to 9.Check back for new stories every Tuesday. Every fifth episode (like this one) will offer bonus commentary on the previ
This week's story, A Light in the Dark,  is an eerie tale of a mysterious light in a dimly lit house. Suggestions for writing prompts are always welcome! Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random ways. This week's prompt came about from nothing m
This week's writing prompt, Creepy Ghost Lady, was inspired by Susan's recent appearance on Meanwhile at the Podcast, a show about comics and pop culture with hosts Georga Hanna, Kristin Gollhofer, and Rodney Roberts (aka the ArtNerrd).  Liste
This week's writing prompt, Take a Seat, was inspired by yoga and meditation teacher Gretchen Schutte. Thank you, Gretchen! Gretchen has a podcast and virtual yoga studio (where Susan also teaches!) both named Peace in the Pause. You can learn
Ready for a story break? In this episode, author Susan Quilty shares a short story based on the writing prompt The ElephantYou're welcome to suggest writing prompts for future short stories. Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random ways.More abo
Bonus episode today! Instead of sharing a new story, Susan is sharing her thoughts on the stories she told in episodes 1 to 4. Check back for new stories every Tuesday. Every fifth episode (like this one) will offer bonus commentary on the prev
Ready for a story break? In this episode, author Susan Quilty shares a short story based on the writing prompt The Goose in the HouseYou're welcome to suggest writing prompts for future short stories. Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random way
Ready for a story break? In this episode, author Susan Quilty shares a short story based on the writing prompt A Drop in the OceanYou're welcome to suggest writing prompts for future short stories. Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random ways.M
Ready for a story break? In this episode, author Susan Quilty shares a short story based on the writing prompt MembershipYou're welcome to suggest writing prompts for future short stories. Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random ways.More about
Ready for a story break? In this episode, author Susan Quilty shares a short story based on the writing prompt Grocery Store Sushi You're welcome to suggest writing prompts for future short stories. Otherwise, prompts are chosen in random ways.
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