Are you ready to get your creative juices flowing?
I'll give you the first sentence or passage of a famous novel, and your job is to turn it into a paragraph that is totally unique, and totally you!
Authors and characters are all welcome to attempt this little exercise. Let's see how many different perspectives we can create. As a bonus, try to guess the book that's being quoted – it's one of my favorites!
(Incidentally, the last opener was from Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence.)
Okay, are you ready? Here we go!
In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I've been turning over in my mind ever since...