© 2019 by Howard Gunston.

FIRST PAGES

WHAT'S THE PICTURE?

We put 5 minutes on the clock, cranked the pressure, and asked for a complete story.

 

Guests read their first line and last line on air, and now here's the story between those lines.

 

Join us for the big reveal on 8/20.  

Howie's STAR WARS EPISODE VII: THE RE-BIRTH

July 17, 2017

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VISUAL WRITING PROMPT

1 Picture. 12 Writers. What's the prompt?

July 17, 2017

Stop me if you've heard this one before: a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a band of rebels thought they'd vanquished the evil Empire once and for all, so the universe celebrated. Except for Princess Leia, who knew the Empire wasn't gone, merely biding their time and regrouping for a final strike...

I wrote Star Wars Episode VII: The Re-Birth some twenty-three years before The Force Awakens bowed....

June 19, 2017

Editor's Note: This is part of the Writers comma Ice Cream visual writing prompt series. Each guest was shown the same picture and given five minutes to write to write a complete moment. -HG

"Hey watch out!" A stranger yelled past me.

I just kept walking. I mean who for sure could know who he was talking to. It was after all a city. I heard a crack, construction was going on everywhere. It didn't bother me. Another crack, m...

June 19, 2017

Editor's Note: This is part of the Writers comma Ice Cream visual writing prompt series. Each guest was shown the same picture and given five minutes to write to write a complete moment. -HG

The road tilted upward as a bridge to nowhere, inviting and scornful at the same time. This disconnected ramp, touching neither the ground nor the pavement, seemed the metaphor for my arrival on campus. Did I know where I was going? Co...

May 15, 2017

Editor's Note: This is part of the Writers comma Ice Cream visual writing prompt series. Each guest was shown the same picture and given five minutes to write to write a complete moment. -HG

There's my chance. It certainly looks like a slide. Boy, am I glad I wore long pants today. I'm going for it, getting myself mentally ready. Count down, one, two, three, go. Run, sit, slide down that chute. Oh no, stop! Look up! I'm he...

May 14, 2017

Robert Halliwell takes on the visual prompt challenge of Writers comma Ice Cream. Can you guess the photo?

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