Unleash Your Writing Inferno: Join the “Stories on Fire” Challenge!

Get ready to embark on a scorching literary adventure that will set your imagination ablaze! Throughout the sizzling month of September, we’re daring you to dive headfirst into the “Stories on Fire” challenge.✨

Every day, you’ll be crafting mesmerizing short stories that ignite the senses and spark the mind. Your words will dance across the paper, captivating readers and leveraging twists that’ll leave them grasping for more!

The heartbeat of “Stories on Fire” – Twitch Live Streams! Feel the pulse of a dynamic community of writers. Each one is passionately typing away, supporting each other’s creativity, and sharing the journey. It’s like a worldwide writing bonfire, and you’re invited!

Here’s why diving into “Stories on Fire” is the perfect choice for any aspiring or seasoned writer:

  • Cultivate Consistency: Writing daily isn’t just about producing stories. It’s about cultivating a writing routine that will stick with you long after September ends. The habit you form during this challenge will propel your writing journey forward like never before.
  • Unleash Creativity: By pushing yourself to write a new story every day, you’ll train your brain to think outside the box, explore new genres, and experiment with fresh storytelling techniques. Your creativity will be pushed to new horizons!
  • Conquer Writer’s Block: Writer’s block? Say goodbye to that dreaded concept! The daily practice of putting words on paper will melt away any mental barriers, leaving you with a newfound sense of confidence.
  • Join a Supportive Community: For some, writing can sometimes be a solitary endeavor, but not during “Stories on Fire.” Connect with fellow writers, share your challenges and triumphs, and be inspired. Together, we’ll fan the flames of creativity!
  • Witness Tangible Progress: At the end of September, you’ll have a collection of unique stories – a testament to your dedication and growth. Whether you choose to polish them further or keep them as a personal treasure, you’ll have proof of what you’re capable of.

Are you tired of waiting for the “perfect time” to pursue your writing dreams? The time is NOW, and we’ve got just the blaze to set your creativity free! The “Stories on Fire” Challenge – an exhilarating journey that will transform your writing journey in just 30 days.

???? Don’t let this moment slip away. Click the link below to secure your spot and join a community of fiery storytellers from around the world who are ready to light up the literary stage together.

Stories on Fire Weekly Themes

Starting in Sept. 2023 – Stories on Fire will be themed by week.

What does this mean? It means we’ll be organizing every prompt by the theme of the week.

For example, the twitch chat selected Animal Instigators as a theme. For one week during the challenge, every prompt will be designed to feature an animal getting either themselves or another character into trouble.

As with all prompts, you are free to ignore it if it does not fit into your writing style or it inhibits your goal of creating a short story every day.

Watch for more fun things on the horizon!

  • Animal Instigators
  • Natural Disasters
  • Messages from a far
  • Unexpected Happiness


Prompt 1

A full character team has been turned into cats. How did it happen? How do they return? What happened around them?

Prompt 2

End the story with:

When the sun set we knew the ordeal was truly over.

Watch this space for a celebration stream! You made it! This is our last event prompt set and we have so much more to look forward to!

OH! Sept. 1, 2023 will be our next event! Hope to see you join us for giveaways and fun!

Stories on Fire Prompt Day 21

Prompt 1

Try something new and unexpected with a known character by putting them in a situation they are not prepared for.

Prompt 2

Open your story describing a smell.

Stories on Fire Prompt Day 14

Prompt 1

A tsunami washes far enough inland for the northern continents that new boarders are formed. Show what happens next.

Prompt 2

Use this sentence in the story:

No words available could describe what eyes could see.

Tell me, how is your month going so far? Have you been able to keep pace? What are your favorite prompts so far?
Make sure to visit when you can. I’d love to know! http://twitch.tv/theladywrites

Stories on Fire Prompt Day 12

Prompt 1

Thor appears in the kitchen of your favorite character. He makes them an offer they can’t ignore. What is it? How does your character deal with it?

Prompt 2

Use this sentence in the story:

The room filled with blinding light.

Stories on Fire Prompt – Day 8

Prompt 1

An eerie sound leads to your character researching the unexpected.

Prompt 2

End the story with this sentence:

The sounds of a rolling brook fold into the peaceful moment.

Did you know that CoffeeQuills, the talented author and gamer does Stories on Fire annually? Check out their stream at https://twitch.tv/coffeequills – you’ll be thrilled you did!