How are all of you doing? Are you still on lockdown? Have you said hi to your mom recently? I hope all is well where you are. Here’s another set of prompts to inspire your writing this month.

  1. Write a story about prey animals getting back at their predators.

  2. A battle royale competition is losing popularity. What desperate tactics do the organizers use to get their ratings back up? Bonus points if the contestants in your battle royale aren’t human.

  3. A group of explorers discover a lost, ancient temple. Inside, they find evidence of blood sacrifices. What else do they find locked away in this abandoned temple?

  4. Write a story of betrayal from the point of view of the traitor. Why are they doing this? Do they take joy in it?

  5. A children’s ice hockey game becomes the subject of a lawsuit. What happened during the game that persuaded the parents to sue the team? How do the townspeople react to the unfolding drama?

If you use any of these prompts, please share your story or a link to your story in the comments below.