Weekend Writing Prompt #26 – Wishes


Weekend Writing Prompt #26 – Wishes

To Participate in Sammi Cox Challenge, use the link above.

 Use the prompts separately or together.  It’s up to you.  Write a piece of flash fiction, a poem, a chapter for your novel…anything you like.  Or take the challenge below. 

The prompt – Wishes


The challenges this week are all about brevity:

Prose Challenge – Tell us a story about “three wishes” in 200 words.

Poetry Challenge – Write a cinquain on the theme of wishes.

Cinquain Poem

thou shall not share
happiness will not come true
an old wives tale from ancient times

A cinquain is a short, usually unrhymed poem consisting of twenty-two syllables distributed as 2, 4, 6, 8, 2, in five lines.



  1. wishes
    for worldwide peace
    countries to become one
    unfortunately wishful thoughts

    (using the syllable count as 1, 2, 3, 4, 1.)

    consider choices
    there are many
    desiderating is never easy

    (using the alternative word count as 2, 4, 6, 8, 2.)

    Inspired by yours, thank you Elsie

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