On Monday, we kicked off February – the month of romance – with an outpouring of love in all its forms... soul mates, lost loves, arranged marriages, even those that doth protest too much. It was enlightening, uplifting, and poignant as always, so why not keep the love and lust flowing in the form of a group story? A group romance, to be precise.
For those that have been around a while, you might recall that Come In Character spawned another curious romance last April, but I think we can do even better!
I'll get us started with a first line, and then we'll be off and running! Feel free, of course, to follow the twists and turns of your fellow storytellers – or go wherever your heart compels you. Just remember – you can contribute as an author, a character, or all of the above!
Okay, are you ready for romance? If so, here's the first line:
A bitter, cold wind crossed his path, but Cupid didn't care; the chubby little matchmaker had spotted two lovelorn souls in the distance, and he was determined to make this a Valentine's Day to remember...