It's a trap!

Writing prompts are designed to kick-start your creativity. A writing prompt is simply a topic around which you start jotting down ideas. The prompt could be a single word, a short phrase, a complete paragraph or even a picture, with the idea being to give you something to focus upon as you write. You may stick very closely to the original prompt or you may wander off. Read the prompt and see where it takes you.

Use the short beginnings below and see if you can make them all have a common theme.
"Love is a trap, and i am..."
"It's not what he said, it's what he..."
"If i could..."
The way I see it..."


As I stood in the kitchen working on dinner I awaited his return from work with baited breath....