Prompt for December 4 – Virtual Barat House

The rescue will begin in its own time

Use the prompt to inspire your work in any form (poetry or prose; fiction of any genre; creative nonfiction, essay, or memoir).

Log into our virtual meeting at 1pm for readings and discussion.

A note on the prompt

Four previously unpublished flash fictions by Franz Kafka were recently translated and published in the New Yorker under this title. The line is from a story about two prisoners who appear to possess nothing but a very small hammer.