Monday, July 28, 2008

Time to Get Creative Again!!!


When I was in Alaska in June we went to Skagway. As we walked down the dock we saw all these rocks that had been written on. I don't know the story behind it, but apparently at one time the men on the ship would paint the rocks with their ship's name and captain's name. I thought it was very interesting so I took some pictures.





So this is our creative exercise for the day. Take the rock below and write the beginning paragraph of a story.


What do you think? Can you come up with anything? I'll post mine later tonight. Good luck!!

5 comments:

  1. So cool, Lindi! I see the date 1929 on there.

    I'll have to try to come by later and write my opening. But I'll be thinking!

    Missy

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  2. He called her Princess Charlie.......the love of his life, the woman that tortured his mind, the mother of the children he doesn't even remember.........

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  3. Hey there Cuz. Nice opening...his memory is not very good, huh?
    Sounds like me.

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  4. Here's my attempt----

    I'm standing on the deck of my ship, the S S Charlotte wondering what is happening. Instead of a black flag with a skull waving above there is a red and pink flag making my ship look like an invitation for any women to come aboard.
    Which is something I, Captain W Q Palmer will never stand for. Unless, of course, she's blonde, beautiful and buxom.

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  5. NO, No, No !!!! Thats just to get your attention, it gets better !

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