100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week #6
As promised, a little explanation of last week’s picture prompt. It was a sculpture by Antony Gormely who is probably best known for his ‘Angel of the North’( see my ‘Northern Angel’) masterpiece which towers over the A1 near Newcastle. His passion is for steel and the naked body. He has also created a small army of naked figures around the country.
The piece for the prompt called ‘Close V’ was shown as part of an amazing exhibition in Gloucester Cathedral called ‘Crucible’. It was a breath taking experience which I wrote about HERE.
We had some really imaginative pieces last week, some sombre and some really hilarious. If you did not see them all, they can be found here WEEK #5
For this week we go back to a simple word prompt which has resonance in my recent holiday.
The prompt is …the sun shone but….
For those who are first time visitors, the 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups is a creative writing challenge where you are given a prompt and have 100 additional words to produce a piece to be shared with others. Link it below then go and read the other entries. As they are only short pieces it does not take very long and is part of the philosophy of this challenge that we share comments and help improve writing.
If you do not have a blog please feel free to leave a message below in the comments, tweet me (@theheadsoffice) or send me an email with your piece attached and I will post it for you.