The eminently thoughtful Suky Longfield gave me a book, “642 Tiny Things to Write About” from the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto. I’ll regularly post the prompt here. Feel free to contribute!
#1 “Boil down Hamlet, Shakespeare’s longest play, to a tweet (140 characters).”
I read Hamlet in high school, so it’s been a while. Here goes (spoiler alert):
“Boy meets ghost of father. Boy vows to avenge father. Boy makes speeches. Palace intrigue! More speeches. Girl goes insane. Everyone dies.”