︎Jot down the first 2 prompts that catch your eye, *trust your luck, flip a coin*, and respond to it!
How do you want to be remembered? Observe a stranger, who are they to you? What is distracting you lately? Talk about a time you got lost. Find someone that you don't know: Ask them to describe a significant object from their past. Listen around to everyone around you for the next 5 minutes, respond to something you hear. If you weren't at RISD where would you be? Close your eyes and look into a bright light, what do you see? Fill in the blank: I believe in ____. Write a letter to someone who changed your life. Walk in a new direction; take 100 photographs before you return. What did you find? Ask your family how much they know about what you do here. Find a way to make a quilt using text and images. What are you breaking from? What is a habit that you are trying to stop or start? What do you collect, do people know about this collection? What is something you do that is cringey? Describe your ideal world, be as specific as possible. How do you think about time? Where is a place that keeps you safe that few know about? What would you use time travel for? Let yourself daydream or meditate, what do you think about? Where do you find magic to exist? What is the best class you’ve ever taken and why? Just start writing in your notes app, don’t stop for the next 10 minutes… figure it out after. What do you see in your shadow? Write from the perspective of something in your artwork or designs. Make a graph about something felt deep within your intuition, how do you think? Make a list of things you want, keep it with you forever. What is a secret you were told, how did it change you? Call a parent. Who did they think you would be when you were growing up? Write about what you imagine is in the canal. What is an event you attended recently that inspired you? What is inspiring you lately? Call a grandparent or older relative and ask them how they were thinking at your age? Write a letter to a stranger. Collect sounds and then make a piece of writing that can embody them. Do you believe in ghosts, in hauntings? In what forms? What is groundbreaking right now? What is in the air, what is a conversation you can’t stop running into? What is something you read as a child that you can't forget, how much do you remember? What is the power of naming or labeling something, what changes? What is the oldest thing you can find that you posted online, what do you remember about it? What is something terrifying that happened to you? How did it make you braver? Where is your favorite place in Providence? Write as your 13 year old self, and then write as a 50 year old version of yourself. What did you argue about recently that was positive? Layer words on top of eachother to make a piece of writing, hide a secret it. Go to your instagram explore page and find something to respond to. Who/what are you missing right now? What do you know about your name? What is that thing that you can't stop noticing that appears at random? What is Déjà vu, how do you experience it? What is the most inspiring form of transportation? Talk about the things you do during your favorite time of day. What is something that makes no sense to you? Talk about a time you were found. What’s your least favorite color? Write about why someone love it, and why you don’t. What do you wish could change? Describe a non-traditional method you have used to heal yourself. What is a conversation that changed your perspective? Text a friend you haven’t talked to in a long time. How do you feel now? What can speak to you without talking? What is an embarrassing influence you use to make art?
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