Think back about …

Vintage Photos

Here's a "quick take" prompt (a story you can write in 15 minutes or less): Find a favorite or vintage photo and tell the story behind it. Is it a family heirloom? Wedding or baby picture? Holiday? Graduation? Halloween? Vacation? Selfie? Why is it meaningful to you? Share your vintage photos forward.

Stories on This Week's Writing Prompt

Readers’ Choice

Family of Friends
We were as close as family without the drama or angst.
A Grand, if not Royal, Wedding Portrait
March 5, 1895. That is the caption in my photo album. These are my grandparents, Samuel Sarason and “Lizzie” [...]

Stories from the Previous Prompt

Prom

Three Proms, One Dress
I lost my prom photos years ago, but I still have the shoes.
Second Choice
I was not a “cool” kid in high school, and, though I had run through a fair number of dates, I never had a [...]

Other Recent Stories

Le Monstre de la Mer
“When will we ever get another chance to see a sea monster?” Patti urged, sealing the deal.
Prompted By The Twilight Zone
Ooh Baby Baby
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In my early twenties I had absolutely no interest in babies. I didn’t find them cute, or interesting, or cuddly. When [...]
Prompted By Babies

Think back about …

Vintage Photos

Here's a "quick take" prompt (a story you can write in 15 minutes or less): Find a favorite or vintage photo and tell the story behind it. Is it a family heirloom? Wedding or baby picture? Holiday? Graduation? Halloween? Vacation? Selfie? Why is it meaningful to you? Share your vintage photos forward.

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