Work

Every prompt will center around the topic of work. 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. It was another day at the office. Stephanie just got a promotion to office manager while her rival Jennifer, who wanted that position, was given the job of manager for the shipping department. Despite the fact Stephanie had more of a prestigious job than Jennifer, Jennifer still had an attitude, like she was the queen of the company. So one day Stephanie came into work and got a surprising phone call…

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  2. Betty worked for Mr. Willis, who was the office manager of a large telecommunications company. Betty worked really hard for Mr. Willis. often Betty would stay after normal work hours to help Mr. Willis catch up on paperwork. One day Betty went into see Mr. Willis who requested she come to see him. He claimed he had to talk to her about something important. Up to this time, Mr. Willis had feelings for Betty, although he never told her he did. Right after he sat Betty down, he turned and locked his office door and pulled the shades down. He grabbed Betty’s hands and lifted her to her feet….

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  3. Mary loved her new boss. Every time he walked past her to her office, he would give her a wink and a smile. One day he stopped at her desk to say good morning and told he what a wonderful smile she had. She was all teeth at that moment. Mary told her friends at lunch about how her new boss acted when he saw her. Mary’s friends told her to be careful. He may have ulterior motives. Mary shook them off as being jealous. But in the back of her mind she often wondered if maybe they were telling her the truth. Well, Mary would see her new boss everyday as he came into work. He would approach her often during the day to request her services. As secretary and word processor, she agreed to do some of his paperwork. He brought out the small stack of work and asked her to finish it all by noon the next day. So she got started right away. Her boss came out tow hours later, bent down and was just about to say something when she turned her face toward his face, and their lips…

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  4. Debra was just promoted to manager of her advertising department. Her new boss Jim was the head of her department and the marketing department. So Debra got to see a lot of Jim. They were always smiling at each other when they passed. One day Jim came out to see Debra and told her to see him in his office for a meeting. When Debra went into Jim’s office, Elizabeth, the manager of the marketing department was already seated. They exchanged pleasantries. Jim explained the purpose of meeting with them in his office. As Jim talked, he noticed Debra’s…

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