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Welcome to week two of our Memoir Soiree! If you follow us on social media, you’ve been seeing our prompts all week. Here’s a roundup of the second week’s prompts.

If you want some company, come join our sprint group!

We hope your memoir project is going well!

If you’re telling a unique story and would like a personalized prompt list (i.e. for military service, immigrant families, or religious oriented stories), drop us a line in the comments and let us know what you’d like to see!

Week 2 Prompts

  1. What did you do with your first paycheck?
  2. How did you imagine working would be? How were you wrong?
  3. What have you done that you never thought you would do?
  4. What is great about your life right now?
  5. How has technology shaped your life?
  6. When was the last time you learned to do something new?
  7. What other careers would you have enjoyed?
  8. What does your pet peeve reveal about you?


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