Posted by: victanguera | March 4, 2011

Rock the Casbah: Writing Prompt #307

I love old maps. They seem to have a sense of history, and often the lines give a sense of geography that can be missing in a modern flat map. For today’s prompt, use an old map as a jumping off point to create the geography of a story. Where do things occur in relation to other events? Does studying the map give you an idea for an intriguing setting? Can you recreate/twist the map for a unique world? So many possibilities!



  1. and all this time i thought it was “Rock the Cat Box”… kidding. like the map.

    • That’s what my cat says every time he uses the litter box. Cool map, isn’t it?

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