Experiential: Challenge #3
Posted On 15 May 2023
Welcome to the 2023 Writers’ Asylum: Experiential! Every Monday in May is a new challenge.
To successfully complete the challenge, write a short story of 1,000-2,000 words including the prompt and the criteria below.
Good luck and have fun!
Challenge #3: Speechless
You character is an investigator. They might work for law enforcement, private clients, a company, or an organisation, or they might do it as a hobby in their spare time. The mystery could be a related to a death, theft, attack, or something missing.
Your challenge this time is to tell us the story of one of this person’s investigations without using any dialogue at all. Prose and narration only! Your main character cannot utter a word.
The bonus challenge here is that your character also cannot use text (written or typed) to communicate during the story.