Hampton Roads Writers
PROMPT:"Run!" he yelled.
Why would your character yell this? To warn his buddy so they don't get caught by the cops? Or perhaps to escape marauding, famished zombies? Maybe a coach is urging on a promising track star by telling him to run faster.
Can you write a tale of 1,000 words or less for this prompt? It not, try a vignette of at least 200 words. Vignettes can trigger ideas that lead to complete stories as well as novels. Vignettes can begin anywhere and end anywhere.