A cornucopia of holiday writing prompts for those festive occasions we love throughout the year. Use these ideas to bring extra joy to your holidays.
Happy Rama-hana-kwanz-mas, everyone! One of the great pleasures in the life of a writer is getting to write about all those special occasions that fill our lives. Holidays provide countless opportunities to practice the craft of writing. To this end, I offer these collections of holiday writing prompts related to all those wonderful days off work.
The most famous piece of holiday fiction has to be A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens. Millions have read and enjoyed it over the years, and countless adaptations have spread its story of the holiday spirit to newer and newer generations—through film and other media. If you need inspiration, a quick jaunt through jolly old Ebenezer Scrooge's office isn't a bad place to start.