New Year’s Day

Every prompt will center around the topic of New Year’s Day and also New Year’s Eve. 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. Steve and Tammy threw a wild party the night before as they do every New Year’s Eve. They had fun with their family and friends. But this New Year’s Eve was different. For this year Steve and Tammy were missing something. They couldn’t put their finger on what it was. They finally figured out what it was when Steve’s mother called. She told him …

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  2. The ball had just dropped. Derrick and Stevie embraced and kissed for the first New Year’s together. They had just gotten married two days previously and was enjoying the New Year’s festivities. While they were celebrating the New Year, Derrick received a phone call on his cell phone. He stopped kissing his wife for a second to answer the phone. He was in total confusion by what he heard over the phone. For the voice said …

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  3. The time was 11:59 and 20 seconds. The ball started dropping. It looks like a new year was about to begin. But was it going to be a good year for Daniel? For the previous year was very shaky. Daniel had lost the love of his life through a car accident. Then he lost his job through downsizing. What else could go wrong. Soon after the ball landed and the horns blew signifying a new year, Daniel got a wake up call when suddenly his cell phone rang, for on the other end was …

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  4. Bill and Alice were watching the parade on TV. They were had their baby sitting next to them as they watched the parade. Suddenly Alice looked at Bill and started to cry. Bill looked at Alice and asked her why she was crying. Alice looked down at the baby, who was staring at the TV, and then she looked at Bill and with a rather shaky voice said …

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