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Write An Article About The History Behind Your Nation’s Flag Or One Of Its Monuments

Today’s Writing Prompt: Write An Article About The History Behind Your Nation’s Flag Or One Of Its Monuments

This week we’ve been completing writing prompts for July Fourth, and independence days across the globe. Today, write an article about the history behind your nation’s flag or one of its monuments. You might be surprised by what you discover as you complete this writing prompt.

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Write A Real Or Fictional Scene Based On A Notable Fourth of July Painting Or Photograph

Today’s Writing Prompt: Write A Real Or Fictional Scene Based On A Notable Fourth of July Painting Or Photograph

Paintings and photographs have always been able to transport us to a different time and place, and stir up strong sentiments related to where we’ve been, where we are, or where we want to be. This week, while we’re considering our upcoming Fourth of July plans (or celebrations for Independence Day), let’s consider past Fourth of July (or Independence Day) celebrations that have been captured in notable paintings or photographs. And then write a real or fictional scene that they inspire. 

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Write A Speech for Independence Day 2021

Today’s Writing Prompt: Write A Speech for Independence Day 2021

U.S. citizens and residents like me will celebrate their Independence Day this upcoming weekend, on Sunday, the fourth of July. 

This year’s Independence Day is especially important in the U.S., in the wake of the January 6th Insurrection in the U.S. Capitol earlier this year, a highly contentious 2020 presidential election, a lingering pandemic, heightened tensions with police forces across states, climate change, disintegrating infrastructures, and divisive and volatile political tensions. 

Now is the perfect time to reflect on what you want to focus on and harness for this year’s Independence Day, so that you can discuss your ideas and feelings with others. And if you’re outside the U.S., consider your own country’s independence day and what you’d like to address for it this year. 

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