Les Miserables: Even After all These Years
Jenny Holzer Writes Projections as Art
… Read the restThe public dimension is integral to Holzer’s work. Her large-scale installations have included advertising billboards, projections on buildings and other architectural structures, and illuminated electronic displays. LED signs have become her most visible medium, although her diverse practice incorporates a wide array of media including street posters, painted signs, stone benches, paintings, photographs, sound, video, projections, the Internet, and a race car for BMW.
Build a Better Mousetrap for the End of the World
Your Monster in Your Haunted House
Caught Inside a Wreck
Kind of gruesome perhaps, but I found an interesting writing prompt on Once Written:
Build Character — Write a scene about what happens when a character you’re working gets trapped inside a car for two hours after a terrible car accident.
Write a Letter about Yourself
Look back on your year, from the end of last October to the nearing of the end of this October. In some spiritual beliefs this time of the year is about looking back, reflecting on the past and finding fresh inspiration for the future.
Write yourself a short letter. You could even try writing it in long hand if your penmanship hasn’t become too rusty from using the computer keyboard.… Read the rest
Long, Dark, Rusty Secrets
Two friends have a secret. Each has a different secret. Both secrets are unique and something they have kept from each other for years. Neither would ever dream of telling the other her secret.
What are the secrets each friend is keeping? Why do they keep these things secret from each other? How would the world, or their part of it, change if the secrets were not kept?
The Adventure of the Lost and Found Glove
You’ve lost one of the gloves Great Aunt Hettie gave to your for Christmas. She’s going to be pretty upset if you don’t show up wearing both of them. Today is her birthday and you really do want to be there for the party, you’re the one who organized it all.
At the subway station you find the lost and found.… Read the rest