Short Writing Prompt.
Look at the picture below. What an amazing face this man has. I’m fascinated by faces and the stories that are written in the very fabric of them.
So, using this face as a story prompt, think about who this man is. What’s his name? How old is he? Where does he live? What does he want from life? What makes him sad? What makes him angry? What family does he have? What flaws does he have? How does he walk? How does he talk?
Really think about his character. Give him a biography. You could use this free printable Character Guide and fill in all of the boxes to give this man a background.
Now, once your character is fully formed in your head, write a 1000 word story in any genre you want.
What did you come up with? I would love to hear!