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The incredible and talented ACW family is stepping up and sharing their expertise with you! Creativity is the key to making it though tough times. This time is not lost, but instead a chance to dive into your imagination. Prompts have been provided by Julia Alvarez, Mahogany L. Browne, Joseph Bruchac, Betsy Folwell, Sue Halpern, Bill McKibben, Jon Sands, Steve Stern, Chase Twichell, Lauren Whitehead & more.

ACW’s Baylee Annis shared this week’s writing prompt with you.

This week’s writing prompt:

Make a list of your favorite words. Write a new piece that uses 90% of the words you wrote down. 💡

Submit your response by Sunday, August 1, 2021. All creative writing responses will be shared in the Featured Writing section of Note: You are expected to edit your own submission before sending it. 

Send in your creative writing response to this prompt.

Send in your response (any genre) by end of day on Sunday, August 1, 2021 to be shared on this website + on @adkctr4writing. You are expected to edit your own submission before sending. Please add paragraph spaces between sections. All submissions will be posted left justified.

Let’s look forward to the future together

Help ACW continue to support you through the coming months. The future might feel overwhelming, but ACW is committed to infusing joy into your life with upcoming programming! With your continued support, ACW can offer new online classes every month, story nights, a discussion series, writing workshops for teens, and more for all ages.

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