Getting started in Flash Fiction and writing prompts, I often get bogged down in ... getting started. I start writing, like a pantser, and find myself unfocused and concerned that the narrative is not developing. So I've brought together some good suggestions for how to get started on a short story.
How To Outline A Short Story - For Beginners
Outline a Short Story in Seven Steps
7 Steps to Write a Short Story
How to Properly Outline a Short Story
How to Write a Short Story