Marcia at Blogitudes wrote Maggie's Treasures.
Samantha at The Marble Jar wrote Once Upon a Monday.
Both stories were utterly amazing. Each took a prompt and ran with it. What's even more impressive is that they wrote these stories in a limited amount of time! Very talented writers.
Here's this week's prompts. Take a swing at them, and remember, it's all about freeing your imagination. Don't worry about whether you think you're a fantastic writer or not. If the prompts tickle your creative nerve endings, then write what comes to you.
It's late at night. You're headed home on a dark highway when you spot something suspicious on the side of the road.
*What do you see? Do you stop or continue driving?*
The woman wakes before her alarm. For a moment, she's confused about what woke her. Then she hears it. A small scrape from her living room.
*Talk about the noise, and what she does next."
During a first date, a man and woman notice a couple celebrating an anniversary. Although, the married couple is at dinner, celebrating. They don't seem especially happy.
*Describe how it appears to the dating couple, or talk about why the married couple is unhappy.*
(Again, ignore the linky title here.)