Thursday, January 27, 2011

Challenge #36

The Scene

A dimly lit room, smelling of sawdust and leather. Three women are talking. A lamp hangs over their heads, swaying gently. The sound of running feet can be heard.

The Rules

1. Where are they? What are they doing? Why are they where they are?

2. Any POV you like.

3. Introduce two more characters.

4. Someone must be carrying a basket.

5. The color red must feature somewhere.

6. Use the statement: "Last I heard he was dead."

Monday, January 24, 2011

Challenge #35

The Scene

A lonely beach. A grounded vessel. A man sits in the sand staring at the horizon. Someone is swimming.

The Rules

1. Who are they? What is going on? Why are they where they are?

2. First person POV

3. A green bottle and a silver tray must feature in the scene

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