Thursday, July 18, 2013

#Write4ten Prompt: ALIEN

The word prompt today is ALIEN.

Go for it, fact or fiction, memories or tales - your choice. Write for ten minutes - minimum. Don't worry if you take longer, that means your creativity has been sparked...and that is a good thing.

When you're done, add your BLOG POST LINK to our new linky list below. That's it! [No blog? Feel free to post your writing in the comments.]

a·li·en  (l-n, lyn)
1. Owing political allegiance to another country or government; foreign: alien residents.
2. Belonging to, characteristic of, or constituting another and very different place, society, or person; strange. See Synonyms at foreign.
3. Dissimilar, inconsistent, or opposed, as in nature: emotions alien to her temperament.
1. An unnaturalized foreign resident of a country. Also called noncitizen.
2. A person from another and very different family, people, or place.
3. A person who is not included in a group; an outsider.
4. A creature from outer space: a story about an invasion of aliens.
5. Ecology An organism, especially a plant or animal, that occurs in or is naturalized in a region to which it is not native.


  1. I came up with a great story for this! A very unexpected twist. I'm not sure if I'll will have the link ready tonight because I am in the middle of improving my blog. The short stories will have a new location and I want to make sure the link points to that new spot.
    I hope everyone else is having fun writing for this prompt. I can't wait to read the other stories.

    1. Thanks, Jillian. Hoping your story went well!

    2. I'm not going to post it after all. It ended up turning into this amazing chapter 1 of a new book idea. So I'm going to keep it to myself and work on the book your prompt inspired.


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