Who are your heroes? What qualities or characteristics do they possess that make them heroic?
Do you believe in fortune telling? Do you read your horoscope? Why or why not?
Describe an experience in which you misjudged someone or were misled by someone’s attractiveness.
Write about a time when you persuaded someone to do something, or a situation in which you were persuaded to do something about which you felt hesitant. Describe the consequences and feelings that resulted.
Write about a situation in which you have been hypocritical or insincere. Describe the circumstances. Were you happy with the outcome? Would you behave the same way again?
Recall a time when you wanted something so badly that nothing else mattered but achieving your desire. Did you succeed or did you fail? How did you feel about what happened?
Most of us have been afraid of the dark at one time or another. Think of a time when you or someone you know felt frightened in the dark. Describe the experience, explaining how the person dealt with the terror.
Think of an action you took and then immediately regretted taking. Why did you regret it? What did you do to make up for your mistake?
Have you ever received an emotional shock? How did you behave immediately afterwards? In what ways did your reaction to the shock change over time?
When do natural events seem unnatural? Write about a freakish natural event you have experienced or read about. How did it make you feel?