Philosophical Essay Challenge

This week, the Literati Mafia hosts a unique philosophical essay challenge. The theme is depravity. You can draw inspiration from the T in TULIP if you’re a hardcore Calvinist, but please focus only the depravity part! We don’t want a sermon! We want a reflective essay that examines depravity. You can write about low-lives and…

Poetry Prompt Sunday 2

Prompt 2 guide words (courtesy of Nitin): cathedrals gargoyles architecture The rules are simple: Use any or all of the guide words posted in an original poem or short story. You do not have to use the actual words, feel free to express what you feel from them or the featured image. Post the poem…

Ode to a Rat

Weekly prompt: oil, flicker, darkness In honor of my daughter’s pet rat, Menchies, who passed away at age 2 on 7/21/18. What she teaches me is lovingunderdogs, misunderstood,associated with the plague,eating left out food,hiding out in the crevicesof walls within a home,baited to their deaths,disdained among rodents she cares for each creation,spiders, bees, crickets, grasshoppers,aware…

Poetry Prompt Sundays

Hello dear readers, We are starting a weekly poetry prompt, and would love your participation in sharing your creativity with us. Prompts are a fun way to see how we interpret guide words, phrases, or pictures, in similar and differing ways. The rules are simple: Use any or all of the guide words posted in…