I’m a little behind in answering the daily prompts – about 93 prompts behind, if I’m honest. So here goes:
At noon today, take a pause in what you’re doing or thinking about. Make a note of it, and write a post about it later.
12:00 Mmm, lunch!
12:02: Mmm, lunch was delicious!
Head to your favorite online news source. Pick an article with a headline that grabs you. Now, write a short story based on the article.
From Sky News: Cannibalism Confirmed At Early US Settlements
Summary: Jamestown residents eat 14 year-old girl after difficult winter.
We’ve had a difficult winter, haven’t we Spud?
What role does music play in your life?
It often accompanies lunch.
But what it really wants to do is direct.
Read the story of Richard Parker and Tom Dudley. [Shipwrecked sailors dine on dying cabin boy] Is what Dudley did defensible? What would you have done?
I plead the Fifth. I will say, however, that if I had been there, which I quite possibly was because the report says Tilly succeeded in obtaining bail, that I’d have been cleared on the grounds that it would drive any Tilly insane to have to go for more than four hours without food.
Invent a definition for the word “flangiprop,” then use the word in a post.