Coffee-break exercise: Parcel


10 December 2021
Construct the beginning of a new piece of writing in this week's creative writing exercise

Use the idea of the arrival of a package or parcel to spark the idea for a new story or poem.

How will you open the piece? With dialogue? With description? With action?

Write the opening lines to catch  a potential reader's attention and make sure they want to keep reading.

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