20 things to blog about when you don’t know what to blog about

Stuck? Here are a some ideas.


  1. Write a response or a reaction to a story from your favorite news provider.
  2. Write a response or a reaction to someone else’s blog.
  3. Share a childhood memory.
  4. Write a how-to guide to something you do well.
  5. Do something you’ve never done before. Write about the experience.
  6. Research the origin of your favorite word – or – a word you just learned.
  7. Write about a song that would be on the soundtrack if Hollywood made a movie about your life.
  8. Write a review for the last book you read.
  9. Write a recipe for one of your favorite meals. Share any significant memories that go along with that meal.
  10. Write about a pet peeve.
  11. Pick two characters from different books that you like. Compare and contrast them.
  12. Make a list of noteworthy blogs or articles.
  13. Write a 100 word story that includes a spatula.
  14. Write an open letter to an inanimate object.
  15. Think of a fictional problem. Write your solution to that problem.
  16. Write an elevator pitch to the book you are writing or a book that you want to write.
  17. Write a haiku about something you ate today.
  18. Craft a wordless story using a digital camera.
  19. Write a letter to yourself ten years into the future (or past).
  20. Conduct an interview with someone you admire.

You’re welcome.

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