EXERCISE Plot Challenge: A Potion in the Soup

Discussion in 'REFINING WRITING' started by Diana, May 25, 2011.


    Plot challenges are designed to help you think quick and be inspired. We often play this game in the cbox, shouting out random words or phrases and see what ideas first pop in to people's heads.

    To Participate: THINK FAST. Don't waste any time. The first idea(s) that comes to mind, write it down and post it!

    NOTE: If you decide to borrow someone's concept for a roleplay, make sure you give credit.

    Challenge Phrase
    A Potion in the Soup
  2. Oh...dear. It's not like there wasn't supposed to be a potion in the soup. Just not that soup! A disgruntled chef and part-time warlock accidentally turned his wife into a frog instead of his boss! The cure? Well...it involves quite the journey...
  3. A single man, how much can he do? Is but a single grain of sand in a storm, or is he a cure, a potion in the soup. Can a single man stop the slow death of a civilization?
  4. Sammy had no idea that placing a love potion in Tina's soup would be ineffective. He wasn't a food mage and assumed that he could just throw it in. Little did he realise that the inclusion of the soup's ingredients into the mix would cause unforeseen results.
  5. It tasted like any normal soup, but the guests were reacting strangely. What's the reason? That's what Leander had to find out. What was in the soup? Why were the guests slowly falling asleep.
  6. The bowl of soup... a single portion of gormet fair... ignited the world on fire. Poisoned, but by who and why? Can the answers be found before the war begins?
  7. There was nothing sinster planned at all that day. The chef merely misread a bottle label as he pour into the content into the royal meal, no one would have expected that such an innocent mistake could unlease such bedlam. A Wicked witch. A Huffing, Puffing Wolf. A Bridge Dwelling Troll. A royal family's chaotic adventure to find the cure for their strange curses while igniting histories most beloved fable while searching for a cure.
  8. Suddenly the king started to cought and then he fell down on the floor, many people ran towards him but it was to late, he was dead. Someone had potion the soup he had been eating. But who would do such a thing? No one could leave the castle before they had find the culprit.