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“Nothing has a stronger influence psychologically on their environment and especially on their children than the unlived life of the parent.” ~ C.G. Jung
Write about a either a parent or a child who is influenced by the parent’s unfulfilled dreams and ambitions.
“I found this story starter in Beth Baruch Joselow’s book of creative writing prompts, Writing Without the Muse, but it just as easily could have come from Woody Allen’s Alice.”
“Okay, you’re invisible,” Joselow writes. What could you see while invisible that you would never witness otherwise? It could be something related to your personal life, as it is for the character of Alice, who is freed from a loveless marriage when she discovers that her husband is having an affair, or it could be something completely removed from your daily reality. Maybe you’d sneak into the Metropolitan Museum of Art after hours, or spend a day messing with the mind of your least favorite politician.
Whatever it is, write it down. And if you can’t make up your mind, write down all of your ideas.
Find more story starters and writing prompts here.
Summer Photo Inspiration: If you live where summer is between 80 and 100 degrees for only three months out of the year, can you imagine living in a region where it is always hot and sticky? These Saguaro Cactus grow in Tucson, Arizona, where conditions are always hot and sunny. Could you live in the desert? Would you?