Question Vanishing

It’s the questions we can’t answer that teach us the most. They teach us how to think. If you give a man an answer, all he gains is a little fact. But give him a question and he’ll look for his own answers. –Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man’s Fear

Fiction Writing Prompt: What is the question that your character is driven to answer? What lengths will he or she go to for the answer? Write a story about the search.

Journaling Prompt: Write about one question you don’t know the answer to. How are you searching for it?

Art Prompt: Questions and answers

Non-Fiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Tell your audience what you believe is the most important question they can ask themselves right now. Give them strategies for exploring answers for it.

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