Write.as Cues

Weekly encouragements to help you express yourself.

Write a haiku.

The first line is five syllables, the second line is seven syllables, and the third line five syllables.


What would you do if you weren't afraid?


Remember the last kind gesture someone did for you, no matter how small. What was it? How did it make you feel?


What has been giving you joy lately?


We wanted to check in to see what you've been up to — that's all.

How have you been feeling?

What have you been working on?

What have you been thinking about?

Our hope is to publish these responses to our community, Read Write.as, so that more people can connect together through the power of writing.


  1. Fill out the form below with your real name or pen name & your email address (we'll only use it to let you know if your submission has been accepted — but feel free to put in a fake email like no@example.com).

  2. Click “Start Writing” to be taken to the submission editor. Draft out your thoughts there. When you're ready, click the “Publish” icon in the top right.

  3. Once your submission has been sent, we'll review it and inform you via your provided email address if the work has been accepted. Once accepted, your entry will be published on Read Write.as under the #now section.