NoJoMo Prompts

November is tomorrow.  I’m sampling some prompts this year from a Teachers’ site.

https://www.dailyteachingtools.com/journal-writing-prompts.html

  1. Intro and what I’m doing.  This marks the ninth straight year.
  2. Are you listed as an organ or bone marrow donor? Why or why not?
  3. Free-write
  4. Write a bit about your drivers’ licence. How old were you, where did you get it? What kind of car did you drive?
  5. What are some qualities of bad bosses? What would you not do if you were supervising others? (No, I won’t aks for you to make your worst bosses, but you can write about why they sucked.)
  6. Election Day.
  7. What is the most expensive thing you have ever bought for yourself?
  8. Is there an outfit, a meal, a drink, a style, a whatever, that you feel is the quintessential “you?”
  9. Write about someone who is no longer a part of your life. Could be a love, a friend, a relative. Why aren’t they a part of your life anymore?
  10. What would you do if you could travel into the past?
  11. Veterans’ Day.
  12. What has been the biggest disappointment in your life that turned out to be a blessing in disguise?
  13. What is your favorite kind of weather?  Why?
  14. Compile a list of words that describe you as a child.  Compile a second list that describes you as you are now.  How are these lists the same?  How are they different
  15. Halftime.
  16. What was the last thing on your mind as you fell asleep last night?
  17. Tell about what triggers anger in you or someone else.
  18. What is on your bucket list? (A bucket list is a list of things you want to do before you die)
  19. What would you do if someone just gave you $1 million?
  20. Recap of your year month-by-month.
  21. Write a bit about what you do in a “normal” day.  What do you do?  Where are you?  Are you satisfied with your current situation?
  22. Thanksgiving
  23. Do you think steps should be taken by government (local, state or federal) to help curb the obesity epidemic currently happening in the United States? If so, what steps should the government take? If not, how do you feel the problem of obesity can be addressed?
  24. Small Business Saturday. Write about small businesses you frequent.
  25. Football.
  26. Thanksgiving leftovers — what do you have, and what are you doing with them?
  27. What places hold particular allure for you; where might you like to live?
  28. Free-write
  29. What are your holiday plans for Christmas?
  30. Wrap-Up.