NYWC Weekly Writing Prompt

At the end of my semester abroad in Granada, Spain, I was eager to return to New York. On the way home from the airport, I craned my neck out the windows of my cab to catch glimpses of the city, setting my eyes on each bridge and building and smiling at them as if they were friends I had left behind.

NYWC Weekly Writing Prompt: High-speed Chase

Watch five of the best cinematic car-chase scenes and then write your very own car-chase.

NYWC Weekly Writing Prompt: Caught in a Storm

Summertime in New York City brings some epic thunderstorms. When the thunder cracks everyone ducks and runs for cover. For this week’s prompt write about getting caught in a thunderstorm.

NYWC Weekly Writing Prompt: Do You Believe in Curses?

A curse is some form of spell uttered or written with the ability to summon an inexplicable enchantment that wreaks havoc and harm on an individual or a place. The rumors of legendary curses are sprinkled throughout human history. But are curses just wicked misfortunes explained through myth and coincidence?

NYWC Weekly Prompt: Mutiny Amongst the High Seas

You’re a pirate on a pirate ship and your captain has taken the crew on a suicidal mission in search of a mythical treasure. Mutiny is on the mind of every scoundrel on this dastardly vessel. Write about what happens next. Do you join the mutiny or quell the rebellious attitudes of your peers?