Today’s Writing Prompt: Write A Scene Based On A Photo That Captures The Effects of Climate Change

Sometimes a photo is worth more than a thousand words. Especially one that captures the effects of climate change. Today, find a photo that captures the effects of climate change and write a scene based on it. 

The scene you write today can be based on real events or can be fictional, that’s up to you. But be sure to capture the same elements of tragedy and horror, and other pertinent details in your writing, that are also captured in the image. 

Inspiration For Today’s Writing Prompt

Dried Up Riverbed in Kenya (Source)
Melting Permafrost (Source)
More flooding in Britain (Source)
Wildfires (Source)

Here are a few more sources for photos to look at, that capture the effects of climate change: CBS News, NASA, Columbia Magazine, National Geographic.

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