Writing Prompt: Selling Coal to Newcastle
Selling Coal to Newcastle: Writing Prompt at Fifteen Minutes Of Fiction. Create a short piece of writing that fits the writing prompt.
|For the summer months, our writing prompts will be based on common idioms in the English language. |
"Selling coal to Newcastle" is an idiom for a pointless action, based on the fact that Newcastle's economy was heavily based in coal.
Write a story or poem that illustrates this proverb.
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