The University of Iowa

Writing Prompts from UI Press Author JoeAnn Hart

JoeAnn Hart is author of Stamford '76, published by the University of Iowa Press, the novel Float, a dark comedy about plastics in the ocean, and Addled, a social satire. She lives in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
 

WRITING PROMPT

1. Clean out a clothes closet and write about everything you don’t use, never wore, never fit and don’t even know how it got here.

2. What does it all say about your relationship with your body?

3. Write one paragraph about each article of clothing.