Writing Challenge for January 28 Meeting

posted Jan 22, 2016, 12:00 PM by Bruce Gaughran   [ updated Jan 22, 2016, 12:03 PM ]

The Challenge: Write a Mini-Story

This prompt aims to challenge you to step outside of your comfort zone. It’s designed to push your creative boundaries and stretch those artistic wings. Hemingway's six-word story is proof that writers can pack a lot of tale into a tiny space. Being that succinct forces us to consider every word and what it's doing, which can help us choose stronger words when we're not forced to write tight. The challenge: 

Write a complete story in 300 words or less





Click on this link to read my story, "You Don't Understand."


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