study of the arcane


arcane adj. understood by few; mysterious or secret: arcane procedures for electing people. arcanely adv. mid 16th century: from Latin arcanus, from arcere ‘to shut up’, from arca ‘chest’.

Writing Prompt: Write a scene using the word or concept “arcane”

Journaling Prompt: What kind of arcane knowledge would you like to have?

Art Prompt: Arcane

Nonfiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Use the word ARCANE in whatever you write today.

Photo Credit: John William Waterhouse-Circe The Sorceress shared by FrauBucher on Flickr

2 Responses to Prompt #103 Word of the Week: Arcane

  1. Kim says:

    Love all of your prompts! I use prompts regularly in my writing practice either to just get my pen moving or I target it to a specific character to see where it leads. I am also a graphic design and mixed media artist and have never thought to use prompts in my art. Now I will! Thanks!

    • Liz says:

      Kim, so glad that you are enjoying the prompts. I would love to see what you create with the prompts. Be sure to come back and comment with a link to your art or writing. Are you on Flickr?

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