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Prompt: The Last Time I Left My Comfort Zone

This prompt originates from this list. Write about the last time you left your comfort zone. At the time I am writing this, I am typing this post in advance so for clarification I am adding a specific date for an event I am recounting. The event I am going to talk about happened on…… Continue reading Prompt: The Last Time I Left My Comfort Zone

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Prompt: A Time I Was Mistaken

This prompt originates from this list. Write about a time you realize you were mistaken. This prompt answer will be short and sweet (or not sweet, once you read what this prompt is about 🙂 ). One morning while I was still bleary-eyed from getting up for school, I went into the kitchen for breakfast.…… Continue reading Prompt: A Time I Was Mistaken

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Prompt: Why I Couldn’t Do It

This prompt originates from this list. Write about why you could not do it. One day after having lunch by myself, I went into the public restroom to freshen up. There was a woman by the sink talking to a custodian. As I passed, the woman paused from the conversation to tell me there was…… Continue reading Prompt: Why I Couldn’t Do It

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Prompt: What I Was Really Thinking

This prompt originates from this list. Write about what you were really thinking. This was something that happened recently. It was two weeks ago on a Sunday when I went shopping with my parents. We stopped for lunch at a Popeye’s inside the mall. There was only one empty table with four seats left so…… Continue reading Prompt: What I Was Really Thinking

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Me & My Name

“Nathalie, you can still do it!” A girlish voice calls out from the other side of the library. For a beat, my heart constricts as I look up. I relax when I realize, No, she wasn’t talking to me. Instead, she was speaking to a female friend sitting at the same table as her. It…… Continue reading Me & My Name

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Prompt: How High School Changed Me

This prompt originates from this list. Write about your time in high school and how it changed you. Oh booooy, this is a true can of worms I didn’t want to open. High school sucked majorly in more ways than one. I might be a complete Debbie Downer for this post since I have a…… Continue reading Prompt: How High School Changed Me

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Prompt: Things I Love About Myself

This prompt originates from this list. Write a list of things you love about yourself. Oops, I may have gone a bit overboard with my paragraphs for this one! Caution, for serious blogger readers only. 😛 Just kidding! Hope I didn’t bore you guys with my ramblings though. *My skin tone – This is silly,…… Continue reading Prompt: Things I Love About Myself