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MINIPROMPT! How Would You Get {SPRUNG} from Jail?

Twenty-five to life for a crime you didn’t commit? When you’ve run out of appeals and can’t do the time, how would you get sprung from jail?

The Prompt Staff
April 19, 2019
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Spring, Sprang, {Sprung}: What is the Past Tense of Britain?

In the English language, the past tense can be pretty irregular. When spring turns to sprung and the deadline has passed, what is the past tense of Britain?

Thomas Viehe
April 18, 2019
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{Sprung}: Where it All Went Wrong for Michael “Squints” Palledorous

By sneak-kissing Wendy Peffercorn, is Squints a hopeless romantic or a sexual predator? Things sure have changed since those carefree days in The Sandlot.

Josh Bard
April 18, 2019
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{Spring Day}, Notebook, Logan Circle, Volcano.

On this spring day, Kelaine took her notebook to Logan Circle to enjoy the weather and some people-watching inspiration in the park.

Kelaine Conochan
April 17, 2019
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The Case for Staying Home: {Me Against the World} of Travel

Some people LOVE to travel. The sights, sounds, and feeling of newness. Others love the IDEA of travel, but not so much the logistics. They’re staying home.

N. Alysha Lewis
April 16, 2019
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Cherry Blossoms and Vivaldi, or How Climate Change Has {Sprung} the Spring

Due to climate change, spring seems to come earlier every year. How does that affect peak bloom for D.C.’s famous cherry blossom trees?

Anthony Rogers-Wright
April 16, 2019
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Accepting Submissions: {Sprung} Prompt

This week’s writing prompt is SPRUNG, and we want to hear from new contributors like you. Send us your 400-700 word piece and we’ll publish the best!

The Prompt Staff
April 14, 2019
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Delete the Internet: {One Wish}

An inflammatory sonnet about the most inflammatory medium. Might it all be better if it just didn’t exist?

Scott Snowman
April 12, 2019
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{Lies I’ve Been Told}: A Representative, Semi-chronological Sampling

How many lies have you heard in a lifetime? Jessica walks us back through the big ones, the small ones, and the many many lies that have fooled us all.

Jessica Dunton Fidalgo
April 12, 2019
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