Story Starter Scene Prompt # 79 by Cheryl Wyatt

So how do my story starter prompts work?

Simply do any of the following, a combination of a couple or few, or all if you are inclined.

OBJECT: • Write a 500-3500 word scene using five of fifteen Prompt Words. • Begin each scene using one of three Scene Starter Sentences. • Use any combination of (1) sentence/(5) words. • Do three separate scenes with each prompt sentence if you want. • Or if you’re really brave, try using ALL 15 prompt words in their proper usage and incorporate all three sentences into your scene hook ins or hooks out. • Most of all, have fun!

Prompt Words: 1. Sniff 2. Rescue 3. War 4. Train 5. Fire 6. Seizure 7. Trainer 8. Road 9. Sidewalk 10. Store 11. Public 12. Dog 13. Home 14. Free 15. Brave

Scene Starter Sentences:

A. “What’s its name?”

B. “She’s about to have another one.”

C. “Hold on, ma’am. You’ll be okay.”

Happy Writing!

Cheryl Wyatt