Thursday photo prompt – Arch #writephoto


Every Thursday at noon GMT, I publish one of my photos as a writing prompt.  If you know where the photo was taken, please keep it to yourself until the challenge is closed. I usually share something about the place during the round-up.

Throughout the week I will feature as many of the responses here on the Daily Echo as space allows. Every week, a full round-up of posts will be published linking back to the original posts of contributors.

You can find all last week’s entries in the weekly round-up. Please visit and read the stories and poems and explore the sites of their writers. I feature as many contributions as I can on the blog during the week, but given the volume of contributions that will seldom  be all of them!

The best way to ensure your post is featured is to send it well before the deadline but all posts will be included in a round up on Thursday 15th March

Use the image below as inspiration to create a post on your own blog… poetry, prose, humour… light or dark, whatever you choose, by noon (GMT)  Wednesday 14th March and link back to this post with a pingback. There is no word limit and no style requirements, except to keep it fairly family friendly.

If you are unsure of how to create a pingback, Hugh has an excellent tutorial here.

Pingbacks need to be manually approved, so either check back to make sure that the pingback has appeared or simply copy and paste your link into the comments section of this post.

 Feel free to use #writephoto logo or include the prompt photo in your post if you wish or you can replace it with one of your own to illustrate your work. Don’t forget to use the #writephoto hashtag in your title so your posts can be found.

Have fun!

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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126 Responses to Thursday photo prompt – Arch #writephoto

  1. Oooo…. love this one, Sue. You are an inspiration. Hugs.


  2. willowdot21 says:

    Oh! This is lovely Sue 💜💜💜💜💜


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  9. trentpmcd says:

    Hi Sue. So many thoughts arise with that photo. For some reason, I decided to go with the darker ones…

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  10. Oooh! I’ve written so many stories that this picture could illustrate! I’ll see if I can change tack a bit this time.


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  19. janmalique says:

    I’ll be posting my entry this weekend Sue. Another lovely image.


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  23. C M Smile says:

    Another beautiful photo!


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  32. mhmp77 says:


    Hank’s first appearance for an inspiring prompt. Not the last, hopefully!



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  34. Suzanne says:

    Here’s my contribution for this week. Thank you for another inspirational prompt – Suzanne


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  39. James says:

    I couldn’t help it. I wrote another tale based on the prompt, this time returning to the adventures of the Davidson children in the world of dragons, gods, and long dead Kings:

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  50. wallietheimp says:

    Wallie and I wrote a response 🙂 “Fire-Blood” :


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  53. Hello, Sue. 💕 Miss you. I’m on a break but really wanted to write a little something for your challenge. (I’ve missed that, too.) Hope you’re doing well. Love and light, my friend.


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