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The Driver's Seat: Writing Inspiration for Nov 11, 2015

driver's seat logo: long exposure shot of a nighttime street

Get behind the wheel with this week's writing inspiration!


white androgynous figure with black background and gold sparkles in the air  black and white image of young black woman leading photographer by the hand across a yard

first lines

I wish I hadn't put [blank] in the garage sale.

"Who took the last piece of candy?"


blue and pink sunset with palm trees silhouetted in black Hawksbill Crag, Arkansas: large stone outcropping over hills covered in fall foliage

points of view

last week's pumpkin

your worst teacher


a violin and sheet music animal skull on fence post plus standing animal skeleton below, with yellow field as backdrop

true story

Write an origin story for one of these "Worst Album Covers Ever."


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Photos: Christopher Campbell, Kevar Whilby, Kirsten Hubbard, Kate Hart, Kristin Halbrook, Stephanie Kuehn

Kate Hart

Kate is the author of After the Fall, coming January 24, 2017 from Farrar, Straus and Giroux. A former teacher and grant writer, she now owns a treehouse-building business in the Ozarks and hosts the Badass Ladies You Should Know interview series.

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