The Will – Weekend Writing Prompt

Artwork by Phil Burns

A word prompt to get your creativity flowing this weekend. How you use the prompt is up to you. Write a piece of flash fiction, a poem, a chapter for your novel…anything you like. Or take the challenge below – there are no prizes – it’s not a competition but rather a fun writing exercise. If you want to share what you come up with, please leave a link to it in Sammi’s Comment Section

Click here to hear the author read his tale:

The Will

I, Angus Hamish MacBeth MacPherson, being of sound mind, at least compared to most of you grasping half-wits gathered here hoping for something you never gave me in life, hereby apportion my wordly goods as follows.
To my friend Chester, whom I trust above all others, I bequeath, for reasons which will soon become obvious, the large wet fish which can be found in the cool box beside this desk.
To my sister-in-law I bequeath a welt in the mouth with a large wet fish…

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7 Responses to The Will – Weekend Writing Prompt

  1. Bill says:

    Good one, CE. Sisters-in-law are so deserving, as some say. 🙂

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  2. I’d like to have been a fish on the wall during that reading!

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  3. Dear CE,

    And Angus will be “fondly” remembered for generations to come. Made me laugh.

    Shalom,

    Rochelle

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  4. notestowomen says:

    Oh, dear. You can tell that he has taken great pleasure in dashing their hopes.

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  5. Dora says:

    He bore his ill will to the grave, didn’t he? 😂

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