(Post) NaNoWriMo 2017 Pantster Prompt #36

Feel free to reorganize, use all or some as you please. Remember this is just to spark inspiration to get you going.

I’m aware that NaNoWriMo is over for this year, but if you’re like me and haven’t finished your zero draft I’ll be posting more prompts daily until I hit a total of 52 prompts. After that I’ll be switching back to the weekly Chaos Pen Challenges in January.

Chapter Theme: Five of Coins

  • HARD TIMES
  • ILL HEALTH
  • REJECTION

Character Theme: Five of Cups

  • LOSS
  • BEREAVEMENT
  • REGRET

Introduction Theme: The Lovers

  • RELATIONSHIP
  • SEXUALITY
  • PERSONAL BELIEFS
  • VALUES

Conflict Theme: The Tower

  • SUDDEN CHANGE
  • RELEASE
  • DOWNFALL
  • REVELATION

Rising Action Theme: Five of Swords

  • SELF-INTEREST
  • DISCORD
  • OPEN DISHONOR

Climax Theme: Page of Cups

  • BE EMOTIONAL
  • BE INTUITIVE
  • BE INTIMATE
  • BE LOVING

Falling Action Theme: Death

  • ENDING
  • TRANSITION
  • ELIMINATION
  • INEXORABLE FORCES

Resolution Theme: Two of Swords

  • BLOCKED EMOTIONS
  • AVOIDANCE
  • STALEMATE

Next Chapter Hook: Nine of Coins

  • DISCIPLINE
  • SELF-RELIANCE
  • REFINEMENT

Bonus Theme: Queen of Swords

  • HONEST
  • ASTUTE
  • FORTHRIGHT
  • WITTY
  • EXPERIENCED

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If you need more random prompts to work with, try visiting Seventh Sanctum.

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