Striking Out

Striking Out

What story could this image tell?

Tell us about a memory from your own life that this illustration makes you think of — or use your imagination to write the opening of a short story or poem inspired by what you see.

Post it in the comments, then read the related article to learn the real story behind this image.

Find many more ways to use our Picture Prompt feature in this lesson plan. You can find all our Picture Prompts in this column.