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Writing prompt: Waves

You shield your eyes against the setting sun as you look out across the waves, water roaring as it crashes against the cliffs.

You’ve had a tip off that the boat is to arrive soon. Can they really make it through there? Maybe your informant has told you the truth. Maybe it’s a trick.

Reach for your notebook and capture the story before night comes.

Try writing 100 words or setting a timer for five to fifteen minutes and see where your story leads. We’ve got some great tips for using word prompts here. Happy writing!

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