Creative Writing Pictures Prompts
This could be a link to your blog or Facebook page where you have posted your writing. Please also include the prompt photo in your piece of writing and/or the writing prompt photo date, so that we know which prompt you are using. Your entry will be automatically entered into our competition.
If you don’t have a blog you can sign up for free at The current writing prompt competition will close on September 30th, 2019. The competition is free to enter, there’s no word limit or limit on the number of entries.
If you are under the age of 18, you must have the consent of a parent or guardian over 18 to enter the competitions.
You can also find thousands more downloadable resources in our Resource Bank. What does it feel like to be all alone in the snowy forest? We will post a photo or illustration every Thursday.You can then write a piece in any genre using the picture featured in the post as your inspiration. If you’d like to submit your writing, go to ‘Click to Enter’ below the photo and enter the link to your piece.If doing the exercise in a group, you can either have everyone use the same picture, or you can have a selection of unique images for each writer.Consider having each student or group member bring in a picture and trade with someone else.You are then invited to write a piece in any genre using the picture featured in the post as your inspiration. The current competition will close on September 30, 2019. This could be a link to your blog or Facebook page where you posted the piece.It’s fun to take inspiration from a photo, especially when the image is unusual enough to tickle the imagination! Your children are sure to love these four creative writing photo prompts that invite them to write whimsical stories about mysterious and magical places! The picture can be a personal photograph, a clipping from a magazine or just about any image that that has the potential to inspire. Every Thursday we will post a photo, illustration, or story starters. If you don’t have a blog, but want to participate, you can sign up for a free blog at Please link back to this page (https://creativewriting.ie/writing-prompts/) on your blog post. All entries will be automatically entered into our writing prompt competition.