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Monthly Prompt Challenges

A Month of Firsts January
  1. First New Year's together
  2. First "I love you"
  3. First pet
  4. First kid
  5. First sibling
  6. First morning together
  7. First road trip
  8. First vacation
  9. First fight
  10. First breakup
  11. First kiss
  12. First snow
  13. First flight
  14. First present
  15. First phone call
  16. First letter
  17. First home
  18. First inury
  19. First loss
  20. First discovery
  21. First time
  22. First arrest
  23. First new food
  24. First date
  25. First vow
  26. First song
  27. First car
  28. First dream
  29. First day of school
  30. First secret
  31. First time meeting again
F Word February
  1. Friends
  2. Fae
  3. Fuckbuddies
  4. Folktale
  5. Family
  6. Firefighter
  7. Femslash
  8. Fight
  9. Flirt
  10. Fail
  11. Famous
  12. FTM
  13. Farm
  14. Finger
  15. Flight
  16. Flexible
  17. Favorite
  18. Fate
  19. Fantasy
  20. Fake
  21. Fog
  22. Fib
  23. Fear
  24. Felon
  25. Faint
  26. Fair
  27. Flower
  28. Fondness
Soft March
  1. Spring cleaning
  2. Fresh bread and butter
  3. Berry picking
  4. Sleeping in
  5. Kissing awake
  6. Hand holding
  7. Freckle counting
  8. Star chart
  9. Tea
  10. Lace
  11. Apology
  12. Rowboat
  13. Home cooked meal
  14. Sunrise
  15. "You smell like lemons."
  16. Hot air balloon
  17. Daisy picking
  18. National park trip
  19. Fresh honey
  20. Starting a new hobby
  21. Unlikely friends
  22. Cloudy
  23. Moonpies
  24. "Sweetheart"
  25. Too many heart emojis
  26. Sleepover
  27. Trail walking
  28. Blind date
  29. Vintage item
  30. Reminiscing
  31. Egg dyeing/painting
Trope April
  1. Body swap
  2. Kiss/Sex to maintain cover for the mission
  3. Coffee shop
  4. One sided pining
  5. Childhood friends/high school sweethearts
  6. Enemies to lovers
  7. Drunk confession
  8. 5+1
  9. Handcuffed together
  10. Sex pollen
  11. Bang or die
  12. Dark/Dead Dove
  13. One night stand
  14. Kidfic/Pregnancy
  15. Met online
  16. Bachelor/Bachelorette party
  17. Time loop/Time travel
  18. Friends with benefits
  19. "...I can explain!"
  20. Alpha/Beta/Omega dynamics
  21. Reverse roles (ie jock is the geek, geek is the jock)
  22. Fandom crossover
  23. Evil twin
  24. Rivals
  25. Suddenly on the same side to get something done
  26. Used to date
  27. Sick fic
  28. Makeover montage
  29. Hurt/comfort
  30. Truth serum
Mermaid May
  1. Message in a bottle
  2. Mermaid scales
  3. Both are mermaids
  4. One is a mermaid, one is a human
  5. Mermaid hunter/mermaid
  6. Pirates
  7. Lighthouse
  8. Mermaids have legs when their tails dry out
  9. "Why is there a mermaid in your bathtub?"
  10. Sunken city
  11. Siren
  12. Mermaids can change humans if they are soulmates and vice versa
  13. Sunbathing
  14. Amazon river mermaids
  15. Sharks
  16. Waterfall
  17. Selkie
  18. Pearls
  19. Plant magic
  20. Ancient war
  21. Washed ashore during storm
  22. Cursed/Curse breaker
  23. Tropical
  24. California pier
  25. Illegal mermaid trade/rescue
  26. Local legend
  27. Stealing from the local fishermen
  28. Outcast
  29. Child/sibling to take care of
  30. Forbidden romance between two mermaid clans
  31. Circus
Early Summer June
  1. Pool
  2. Ice cream
  3. Tan
  4. Desert
  5. Basketball
  6. Pride
  7. Fly a kite
  8. Endless road trip
  9. Summer thunderstorm
  10. Gardening
  11. Beach
  12. Afternoon naps
  13. Bonfire
  14. Cabin by a lake
  15. Fireflies
  16. Stargazing on the roof
  17. Reading in the shade of a tree
  18. Hammock
  19. Summer fling
  20. Trampoline
  21. Summer camp
  22. Heatwave
  23. Drive-in theater
  24. Sandcastle
  25. Fishing
  26. Waterpark
  27. Bike rides/skateboarding
  28. Water balloon fight
  29. Hiking
  30. Kissing booth
Late Summer July
  1. Barbecue
  2. Sunburn
  3. Painting
  4. Fireworks
  5. Bowling
  6. Arm wrestling
  7. ATV riding
  8. Haircut
  9. Treasure hunt
  10. Facepainting
  11. Lemonade stand
  12. Lifeguard
  13. Hot dogs
  14. Tattoo
  15. Concert
  16. Dog walking
  17. Sports game
  18. Skinny dipping
  19. Cocktails
  20. Surfing
  21. S'mores
  22. Lake
  23. Dancing in the summer rain
  24. Truth or dare
  25. Meteor shower
  26. Trip abroad
  27. Storm chasing
  28. Racing
  29. Polaroid camera
  30. Seashell collecting
  31. Last day of Summer
AU August
  1. Boarding School
  2. Summer Abroad
  3. 1950s 
  4. Army
  5. Senior Home
  6. Soulmates
  7. Arranged Marriage
  8. Ancient Greece
  9. Record Shop
  10. Myth
  11. Age of Sail
  12. Dystopia
  13. Zoo
  14. Space Opera
  15. Enemy of the State
  16. Ritual
  17. Actor/Paparazzi
  18. Supernatural
  19. Doctor/Nurse
  20. Camping
  21. Cruise Ship Employees
  22. Trans Character
  23. Holiday Away
  24. Matrix
  25. Secret Agent
  26. Medieval
  27. Chronic Illness
  28. Afterlife
  29. Artist/Muse
  30. One or both experimented on by Brenner
  31. Vet/Pet Owner
Soulmate September
  1. Soulmates are born with matching birthmarks
  2. When you hit sixteen your soulmate's name appears on your body
  3. You feel your soulmate's physical pain
  4. You can't see color until you meet your soulmate
  5. Soulmates dream each other's dreams
  6. Timer on their wrist that stops when they meet
  7. One writes on their skin, it appears on the other's skin
  8. First words upon meeting are on each other's skin
  9. Only the first letter of each other's names on their arm
  10. Soulmates see each other in their dreams
  11. Soulmates switch bodies for a day at a certain age
  12. It's impossible for soulmates to lie to each other
  13. It hurts for soulmates to lie to each other
  14. Soulmates feel each other's pleasure
  15. You can't see your soulmate's eye color until you meet
  16. Soulmates can telepathically communicate
  17. Soulmates feel each other's emotions when they're very intense
  18. Only your soulmate can kill you
  19. The day you cross paths with your soulmate, you are stuck in a timeloop of that day until you realize/fall in love
  20. Compass (physical or tattoo) that always points the way to your soulmate
  21. Soulmates are allowed to write letters to each other but include no details on location/physical description until they meet naturally
  22. You only meet on the worst day of each other's lives
  23. You only have until forty to meet your soulmate before you die
  24. Rejecting the idea of soulmates, only to meet each other after they're married/dedicated to other people
  25. You remember each other's past life
  26. You can hear the song your soulmate is listening to, and the volume changes depending on how near you are
  27. You're immortal until you meet your soulmate
  28. Soulmates have the same allergies
  29. If the soulmate bond is ignored once known, the denier will grow sicker and sicker until they accept the bond or die
  30. Soulmates become immortal once they meet, and it's exceedingly rare to meet (almost folktale level)
Horror October
  1. Murder mystery
  2. Pumpkin carving
  3. Candy
  4. "Not all of us are human."
  5. Ghosts/Haunting
  6. Demons/Possession
  7. Exorcism
  8. Forest
  9. "Whose blood is this..."
  10. Vampires
  11. Werewolves
  12. Nightmares
  13. Serial killer
  14. Kidnapped/Trapped
  15. "There's something wrong with her"
  16. Amulet
  17. Cursed
  18. Haunted house
  19. Scary movie marathon
  20. Corn maze
  21. Becoming the costume you put on
  22. Summoning ritual
  23. Witches
  24. Stalking
  25. Morgue
  26. Revenge
  27. "I don't think we're alone."
  28. Final girl
  29. Grayeyard
  30. Halloween
  31. Trick or treating
Fall Vibes November
  1. First snow
  2. Common cold
  3. "Take my coat."
  4. Sharing a recipe
  5. Adopting/rescuing a pet
  6. "I didn't know where else to go."
  7. Meet the family
  8. Tree house
  9. Sharing a scarf
  10. Apple orchard
  11. Found family
  12. Cuddling for warmth
  13. Bucket list
  14. Reunion
  15. Fireplace
  16. Sharing a tent
  17. Can't sleep
  18. Fall dance
  19. Car breaks down
  20. Working overtime/stuck at the office
  21. Confession
  22. Last minute shopping
  23. "Stay with me..."
  24. Family dinner where everything goes wrong
  25. Fun day out
  26. Finals week
  27. Starting over
  28. Anniversary
  29. Secret phone calls/communication
  30. Touchstarved
Yuletide December
  1. Ice skating
  2. Temporary amnesia
  3. Hot cocoa
  4. Photo album
  5. Snowed in
  6. White Elephant goes awry
  7. Fake dating
  8. Power goes out
  9. Snow angels
  10. Dressed like an elf
  11. Candy canes/oral fixation
  12. Mall Santa
  13. Horse riding
  14. First time building a snowman
  15. Baking cookies for the other person
  16. Family traditions
  17. Sneaking over
  18. Country club
  19. "I brought donuts!"
  20. Mistletoe
  21. Drunk
  22. "This gift is too much...I can't accept it."
  23. Setting up the tree
  24. The perfect gift
  25. Holiday of choice
  26. First I love you
  27. Making love
  28. The family member who wasn't invited shows up
  29. Surprise
  30. Wish come true
  31. Plans for the future