We'll be posting a few prompts at a time, so keep checking back for updates! Prompts were provided by bloggers and books this time around!
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With what fictional character (book, movie, TV, etc.) do you most identify? Why?
What gives you nightmares?
Who are your role models?
What did people tease you about growing up?
Come up with a new Constitutional Amendment.
Art and Soul
Share a recipe or meal that is a summertime favorite. (Bonus: Pick someone else's recipe or meal and make it, then blog about your results later on this month).
List 8 reasons it's okay to lie.
What are your favorite decorative items/pieces of furniture/household features?
What skill have you learned in the past year that you are proud of?
What was your hardest parenting or partner moment?
If you were to play hooky from work today, what would you do instead?
What was the best decision you ever made?
What was your favorite childhood stuffed animal or toy? Do you still have it? Okay, admit it, do you still sleep with it sometimes?
In a world filled with more technological distractions than ever before, social networks, smart phones, etc, what strategies do you enforce in your life in order to stay focused on your goals and living life in real-time to the fullest?
Who was your first best friend?
List all the idiotic things you have done for love.
List Your Self
What three things do you want more of in your life? What three things do you want less of?
What's in your garden?
How do you define happiness?
Forget the iPhone and iPad. What invention would make your life better?
List 5 reasons you shouldn't bathe for a week.
Write a memoir of your first date.
Art and Soul
What habit have you acquired that you wish you hadn't?
List parts of your body or your self that make you feel like "you."
List Your Self
Write about a time you got in trouble with your parents when you were younger.
The Book of Myself
What is your relationship with water? (thunderstorms, lakes, rivers, swimming, boating, sprinklers, etc.) Is it good or bad? What do you think caused this?
When was the last time you got into a heated argument? What's your conflict style? Avoid, attack, win at all costs, there are no winners?
Keep It Real Campaign: Each of us has been personally impacted by photoshopped beauty. Whether it’s through actually consuming the content in these magazines ourselves, or knowing the influence it has over a loved one, we all have a wake-up call to give the industry. Use your voice and write down why you want the industry to “keep it real” in magazines, then:
Post it on your blog and on our Facebook event wall so we can share it!
Tweet it to the magazines and post the link on their Facebook pages!
Keep It Real
A picture is worth a thousand words - pick a photo, any photo, that you’ve taken, and describe what we’re seeing as if we don’t know you. What were you trying to take a picture of? How did you end up getting the picture? Did you use any editing effects on the picture? Why did you choose this perspective? etc.
Progress report: What was your "one word" for 2012? How are you living it today?