Category Archives: United States

Middle Torch Key, Florida

Today Pegman travels to the Florida Keys at the bottom of the United States. Like the other Torch Keys, it was probably named for the native Torchwood tree. Stroll and around and see if you can find something that interests you. … Continue reading

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Black Hills, South Dakota

This week Pegman takes us to the Black Hills in South Dakota in the West-Midwest, United States. Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the prompt. Once your piece is polished, share it with others using … Continue reading

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Cape Disappointment, Washington State, USA

This week Pegman takes us to the Pacific Northwest, in Washington State, US. Though this particular location is called Waikiki Beach, it’s located within Washington’s Cape Disappointment State Park. Which–if you were expecting Waikiki Beach (a la Hawaii)– you would … Continue reading

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Selma, Alabama

This week Pegman is in Selma, Alabama in the US. Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. You’re free to use the photo supplied with the prompt, or … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Today Pegman travels to the City of Bridges. A site of great historical importance in the French and Indian War of the 1750s, Fort Duquesne was built by the French at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers. The British … Continue reading

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What Pegman Saw: Portland, Oregon

This week Pegman is in Portland, Oregon. Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Feel free to use the image supplied with the prompt, or choose your own view of Portland in streetview or … Continue reading

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Manhattan Island

Welcome to What Pegman Saw, a 150-word weekly writing prompt inspired by the photos found on Google Maps. Yep, that’s really a picture of Manhattan.  Inwood Park, at the very tip of the island, is one of the few places … Continue reading

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