But, shouldn’t all writing prompts be fun? Well, yes. And we hope they are. But this particular prompt is built on a funny detail that will really put your imagination to the test.

That’s what these things are all about, after all: testing the boundaries of your imagination to see what wonderful creations you can come up with. So do keep that in mind if you decide to go ahead with this one – make sure you get as imaginative as you can.

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The Prompt

“It appears there’s an elephant in the room. No, literally. Over there by the door.” He turned and pointed toward the long-trunk-wearing beast. “How the hell did it get in here?”

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Try this prompt for size and create something based on it. If you do write something, please share it with me in one way or another. Tag me in a post, post it in the comments, send it to me in an email – I’d love to read your work.

Who knows? If you send something my way and I really like the way you write, I might just offer you a discount on my editing services. Or I might even edit a few chapters for free. It’s worth a try on your part.

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