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Silence can be powerful, but difficult to write about. Write a scene that demonstrates the power of silence.

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Character Sketch

Write a short scene (1 page) that tells us about a character. Tell us details about the person through action or dialogue. Include the following information about the character:

  1. Name
  2. Where they live
  3. What they do for work
  4. Gender
  5. Simple physical description


Take the premise of a movie you love and a few of the key elements. Then write a story idea that is different then the movie but has the same premise and those key elements.