A book full of writing prompts: the third taste of John Brueckner’s latest book, “892 Opening Lines”–writealready2017.com


Like I’ve said before: run, don’t walk, to your nearest local bookstore and GET. THIS. BOOK! I’ve been working on what started out as a micro-fiction two-pager, and has become a short story about a VW Beetle being used as a boat, an alternate universe, and an amnesiac time-traveller. Just sayin’.

Here’s the third prompt from the back cover copy. Enjoy–and go write something!

Pauline pulled a map out from under her bed and started scanning the various towns, circling ones that sounded like a good place for a fresh start.