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Writing prompt: Carousel

Who remembers the magic of a carousel? Spinning round and round to a merry tune at the heart of a fun fair, hair flying, the smell of candy floss in the air.

Grab your pen and take a seat on one of the colourful horses.

Let the magic of the carousel guide you to a story

Try beginning with 100 words or setting a timer for five to fifteen minutes and see where your story leads. We’ve got some great tips for using word prompts here. Happy writing!

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