Coffee-break exercise: Found object


21 October 2022
Explore what happens after the unexpected discovery of an object in this week’s creative writing exercise

What is the object? Who discovers it, and in what circumstances?

What do they do with the object?

What happens next?

What are the consequences of the discovery? Is the finder glad they discovered whatever the thing is, or do they wish they’d left it alone?

Write an opening scene where the person finds the object.

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