Dungeon Prompts: Desire

“I have outlasted all desire, My dreams and I have grown apart; My grief alone is left entire, The gleamings of an empty heart. The storms of ruthless dispensation Have struck my flowery garland numb, I live in lonely desolation And wonder when my end will come. Thus on a naked tree-limb, blasted By tardy …

Dungeon Prompts: I’d Still Like to Learn…

This week’s prompt is: I’d still like to learn… “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” …

Dungeon Prompts: Introducing the Alter Ego

This week’s prompt is: Introducing the Alter Ego “In a corner of my soul there hides a tiny frightened child, who is frightened by a corner where there lingers something wild.” – Shaun Hick, The Army of Five Men  Today’s Prompt: We all have some aspect of our personality that most don’t see.  It may be …

Dungeon Prompts: Take Me to Church

This week’s prompt is: Take Me to Church “The only heaven I’ll be sent to Is when I’m alone with you I was born sick, but I love it Command me to be well Amen. Amen. Amen Take me to church” – Hozier  Today’s Prompt: We’ve all heard the expression, “you took me to church,” meaning …

Dungeon Prompts: Making God Laugh

This week’s prompt is: Making God Laugh “If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.” – Woody Allen  Today’s Prompt: Woody Allen’s quote has become famous because we can all relate.  This week tell us your experience with a plan that you held tightly but was completely annihilated.  This can be a …

Dungeon Prompts: Myth Making

This week’s prompt is: Myth Making “The point of mythology or myth is to point to the horizon and to point back to ourselves: This is who we are; this is where we came from; and this is where we’re going. And a lot of Western society over the last hundred years – the last 50 …

Dungeon Prompts: Hard Work, What Does it Mean to You?

This week’s prompt is: Hard Work, What Does it Mean to You? “All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we …

Dungeon Prompts: Fear, How Do You Use It?

  This week’s prompt is: Fear, how do you use it?  “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist “There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we …

Dungeon Prompts: I Am a Recovering (fill in the blank)

This week’s prompt is: I Am a Recovering (fill in the blank)  “The best cure for one’s bad tendencies is to see them in action in another person.” – Alain de Botton  Today’s Prompt: We all know the first line of the Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, “Hi my name is X and I’m a recovering alcoholic.”  In …

Dungeon Prompts: Settling for Less

This week’s prompt is: Settling for Less “Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake & help us see we are worth so much more than we’re settling for.” – Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass “Perfect doesn’t exist for people like us, Bartholomew. Passable. That’s what I want. …