What are you working on right now? Can you describe your work-in-progress in 60 words or less?
Using the names of your main characters, the conflict and the stakes, describe your story.
I usually challenge myself to 50 words. It forces me to focus on only the most important aspects of the story.
And this isn't limited to writers. Gardeners, artists, and craftspeople, what are you working on?
What's on your itinerary this weekend?