March Writing Prompt C...

Congratulations to Alicia Dekker, our February Writing Prompt Contest Winner! Licks of spark and flame draw us in, like oxygen, and blow us, heated into the night. We consume each other, you and I, like kindling, like old wood. Snow melts at our periphery, a watery consequence, blurring...

February Writing Promp...

Congratulations to Alicia Dekker, our January Writing Prompt Contest Winner!   “10…9…8…7…6…5…4…” “It didn’t work.” “You didn’t finish.” “I’ve counted freakin’ sheep, backwards, from one hundred! I’m not going to magically drop off in ‘three, two,...

The Quotable Quote Con...

We’re planning to launch The Quotable merchandise store soon. Help us come up with great quotes from our quotable authors to put on our mugs by posting quotes in a comment under the author’s picture on our Facebook page. Vote for your favorite quote by liking the comment. Whoever...

January Writing Prompt

The winner of our November/December Writing Prompt Contest is – drum roll, please- Ivanna B.: “Explain this!” Susan’s arm quivered under the strain of an eighteen-pound Butterball. “It’s a turkey.” “I can see that, Roger. What’s it doing in my...

Feel like writing?

Happy Thanksgiving! This year, the other editors and I are thankful for having the opportunity and resources to begin this labor of love, The Quotable.  It is in this vein of gratitude that we decided to begin holding monthly writing prompt contests.  The winners will be entered in a drawing...