Notebooking Daily Writing Exercise March 26, 2015

Daily Exercise Genre: Narrative thread.

About today's writing prompt genre: Take the following story aspect and work it into a piece, whether poetry or prose, whether you explore what led up to this place in the story, it begins with the thread, or the thread is merely a tiny aspect of the story that has crystallized around the original image. However you choose to write it, use the following as a jumping off point.
Screencap from the game "The Wolf Among Us"

Today's thread is...

Asking a stranger for "a light" begins an adventure involving a city bus flipping over, a drive-by shooting, and the most beautiful sunset that you've ever seen--all in one day.