March 25, 2013

March Writing Prompt

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Writing_prompt_genericMarch Writing Prompt

There is an expression about March that goes like this: March comes in like a lion, and goes out like a lamb.

I think what this means is that the beginning of March is wintry, cold, and blustery . . . In other words: ferocious like a lion. But by the end of March, spring is in the air, and the weather is calmer, warmer, and less windy, i.e. more like a lamb.

That is usually the case here at the STACKS offices in New York City, but I wonder if this is true everywhere. Maybe in Australia, March comes in like a kangaroo, and goes out like a Tasmanian devil. In Alaska, maybe March comes in like a polar bear, and goes out like a caribou.

I don’t know, but YOU do! STACKers live all around the world, so for today’s Writing Prompt, fill in the blanks to describe March where you live!

March comes in like a ____________, and goes out like a _______________.

Leave your answers in the Comments.

image from kids.scholastic.comSonja, STACKS Staffer

  1. Nicki

    March comes in like a mouse and goes out like a elephant!!!!I just made that up as I went a long can I get some advise from you guys I like this guy,But he has a girlfriend and I still like him what do I do?????? Any anwsers… (^^^)

  2. IsisPegasus6

    March comes in like a Sky Bison and out like a gigantic Turtle Lion. : ) hey that reminds me: if you like Avatar you might want to friend me on my Stacks profile. You can also friend me if you like The Hunger Games and any of the Percy Jackson books>

  3. You

    March comes in like a tiger and leaves like a bunny leading into April, where the Mad Hatter has something stored in for you.

  4. Sam

    I think that it means that March is really cold and when March ends that it means that it is really warm

  5. Madeline

    March comes in like lightning and goes out like a tornado. For me March is all ways busy, because of Easter, spring break, and two birthdays in my family. By the end my head’s spinning from all the stuff I’ve done!

  6. korkie

    March comes in like the first chapter of a book and comes out like the last chapter of the series.

  7. bookwormgirl45

    I guess March comes in like excitement and goes out like joy because our exams start in the beginning of march and our vacations start by the end of march

  8. Aliyah

    march comes in like sin and comes out like Jesus!!!! and yes if your wondering i am a Christian!!!!!!!!!! i LOVE JESUS!!!

  9. missbritt931

    I think march comes in like a dancer slow and gentle and goes like a tiger fierce and frighting.

  10. ian

    march comes like a bear and goes like a bunny.I chose this animals both fluffy and cute. they remind me of were I live. Where i live it is cold.

  11. breakingheart155

    I like it and this reminds me of “April showers, bring May flowers” which I know has nothing to do with march but hey, April is coming.

  12. Adventurepegasus10

    March comes in like Voldemort and out like Dumbledore.
    But right now it is not true because it’s the end of March but it’s still freezing!!!! =(

  13. won't tell you, ha!

    I think march leaps in like a tiger and slithers out like a cobra…… i’m from India:)

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