Brother

Every prompt will center around the topic of brothers. Read the prompt and finish the story. As you will see below the prompt is a file you can download. Download this file, print it out and write your story, or download the file, fill in the story, and save it.

Now write your story based on these prompts and see if you can come up with a good surprise ending. There are no wrong answers. All you want to do is let your mind wonder, use your imagination, and let the words flow.

  1. Andy and Jim were brothers. They were very close. They would always do everything together. They would dress the same way, eat the same foods, and have the same friends. They were very well liked in school and in their neighborhood. One day Andy was complaining of chest pains. At first he thought it was just heart burn. So he took a Tums and left to go outside to do his chores. His brother Jim had to go up town for his mother to buy some items for the house. When Jim returned home he was greeted with a major shock …

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  2. John was always a good brother to his sister Katie, since she was the younger one. He would do his best to take care of her, especially when their parents were away. However, everything was not all fun and games for John, for his sister has a condition that left her mentally retarded. Because of this he could not go out and play with his friends like he wanted to. He sometimes felt trapped because he always had to tend to her and couldn’t have any fun. One day John’s mother came home from the store to discover something that totally blew her mind, for she saw …

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  3. Jerry was a very active boy. He loved swimming, hiking, and riding his bike. Because he was the oldest of the family (his brother was only one year old), he got to do a lot of fun things. He was enjoying life to the fullest. One day everything suddenly changed for Jerry, for just when he least suspected it he found that …

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  4. Ed and Sam were brothers. Ed was the older one by two years. Sam always looked up to Ed and followed in his footsteps. Sam would follow his brother wherever he went and would often imitate him. Although Ed didn’t mind this at first, he began to get a little irritated when Sam began to get more attention from Ed’s friends than Ed would get. This went on for a while. Ed approached his friends to remind them of who Ed was to them. They told him he had to stop being jealous and share their friendship with his brother. He didn’t like that one bit. So a few days later Ed did the most despicable thing anyone could do. He …

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