As often happens with Himanshu Bhatnagar’s prompt, the phrase produced a cluster of responses.
The prompt phrase is: He looked at the blank screen…
The challenge is to finish it. Follow the link above to join in.
He looked at the blank screen…while he waited for the dilithium crystals to warm up.
He looked at the blank screen…and doodled a pair of specs and a moustache in felt pen over it.
He looked at the blank screen…that suddenly wasn’t blank, and the hand that he saw was reaching for his throat.