Thursday photo prompt: Snowfall #writephoto

#writephotoA seasonal image this week…

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 30th January and link back to this post with a pingback to be included in the round-up.  There is no word limit and no style requirements, except to keep it fairly family friendly.

For visually challenged writers, the image shows  a tree in a heavy snowstorm. Beneath the tree is a huge stone, alf hidden by the snow, which may ( or may not) look like some large creature….

All posts will be featured in the round-up on Thursday January 31st at 10am GMT, linking back to the original posts of contributors. Throughout the week I will feature as many of the responses here on the Daily Echo as space allows and (more or less) in the order in which they come in.

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 will feature as many contributions as I can on the blog during the week.

Please link your post to this by creating a pingback. 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.

Meanwhile, I would like to invite all writephoto regulars to come and introduce themselves on the blog as my  guest!

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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 writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. 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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84 Responses to Thursday photo prompt: Snowfall #writephoto

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  2. Patty says:

    Reblogged this on Campbells World and commented:
    OK here’s a chance for you to let your muse take control, use your imagination and show your talent.
    To visually challenged writers this photo has been described so there’s no reason that you cannot participate.
    Take a chance and show us what you’ve got.

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  4. willowdot21 says:

    Here is my entry , the video was an after thought that seemed to fit the story.


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  8. syncwithdeep says:

    Thanks for the prompt Sue.. Here is my take

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  11. trentpmcd says:

    Hi Sue, a beautiful photo. I often have a hard time getting pictures of falling snow, but this one works. Here is my story this week:

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  13. kim881 says:

    Ohm that photo made me shiver, Sue! Here’s my offering for this week:

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  15. Iain Kelly says:

    A seasonal choice Sue, we had the sledges out this week! 🙂

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  16. You bounced in on a subject about which I have been thinking, so tomorrow … there’s a piece. With pictures. Yours and birds. Lots of birds.

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  25. Gotta love the snow…said no one who had to shovel.

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  28. kytwright says:

    Hi Sue, your picture prompted another weird and eldritch delving into my imagination.

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  30. Hello! I haven’t been here in a while. Thanks as always. Here’s a link to my story.

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  31. Hello Sue! Thanks for the splendid prompt! Here goes my humble take on it:

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  47. Violet Lentz says:

    I used this photo again, Sue, as I wrote some background on one of the characters I was introduced to in the story I originally wrote for this prompt. This is one powerful prompt. Thank you again for taking me where I needed to go.


  48. Violet Lentz says:

    I used this photo again, Sue, as I wrote some background on one of the characters I was introduced to in the story I originally wrote for this prompt. This is one powerful prompt. Thank you again for taking me where I needed to go.


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