Scene Starter #11

Extras in a zombie movie go out for dinner after a day filming, still wearing costumes and makeup.

On your mark, get set, write! Use this scene starter to cause your writing to leap out of the blocks, and charge for the homestretch to win going away.

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One Response to Scene Starter #11

  1. Tirade says:

    Zombar and Tavern

    I was wiping down the counter at the bar when a group of zombies came in. A few of them wrinkled their noses when they got here, which was a little weird.
    “Oh man… smells like somebody died in here,” said one of them.
    Oh great. Not real zombies. Just what we needed. Still, it’s best to be polite.
    “Can I get you fellows anything? The headcheese on rye is the special today.”
    “Um… can I just get a coke. With a straw. Don’t want to have to redo my latex.”
    I leaned forward and said, fairly quietly, “You boys realize that this is a zombie bar, right?”

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