1) Given that some things are given, what are things that are not? Why?
2) A character has a special ability that only manifests when he/she is asleep. Write his/her story.
3) Politics can divide but also unite. Write a conversation between characters where it does both.
4) A character survives solely on condiments. How? Why?
5) In the world of espionage, olives are the great equalizer. Write a scene where this might actually be true.
6) A character has always asked for advice for the simple reason of doing the exact opposite of what has been advised. Write his/her character background.