This post was originally published at Novelicious.com and is now at WritingTipsOasis.com. WritingTipsOasis.com acquired Novelicious.com in June 2022.
Back at your desk with a hot cuppa and a ready and willing word document? Excellent. Have a go at our beginning of the week writing prompt to get your typing fingers limber and creative juices flowing before you start on your work in progress.
The elderly lady in the old house at the top of the hill in your neighborhood has passed away and her family are holding an estate sale. While looking around, you find yourself inexplicably drawn to a carved wooden box, half-hidden under yellowing magazines and newspapers and carefully wrapped in a decaying leather belt.As the latch on the box appears to be broken and won’t open, you’re offered a fair price and you hurry home with your strange new possession. Fully intent on prying the box open with a screwdriver, you place it on your kitchen table only to find the belt has come undone and the latch has mysteriously swung open by itself.
What’s inside the box?
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