Prompt Class: Guided Meditation

meditationToday’s prompt class was a little different. After we heard the results from last week’s writing, we turned off the lights and listened to a guided meditation. Afterwards, we practiced stream of consciousness writing using pen and special paper.

The assignment this week: listen to a meditation and write again putting down whatever things pop in your head. The idea is to unlock ideas, information and thoughts you may not be aware of in your conscious mind. You can use any meditation you like, including just listening to music. You can write using anything you like. Just be still, and write.

Here is a meditation to get you started…

About Angela Yuriko Smith

Angela Yuriko Smith is an American poet, publisher and author. Her first collection of poetry, In Favor of Pain, was nominated for an 2017 Elgin Award. Her latest novella, Bitter Suites, is a 2018 Bram Stoker Awards® Finalist. Currently, she publishes Space and Time magazine, a 53 year old publication dedicated to fantasy, horror and science fiction. For more information visit or
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