I love the book 'Word Magic for Writers' By Cindy Rogers. I've posted some exercises in the past and thought I would try it again. It's helped me with sentence structure.
Here's one for today.
Embed Setting into Action:
Try your hand at embedding setting into action. An example in the text has Jhumpa Lahiri speaking of how news of a marriage "spread between our window bars, across our clotheslines, and over the pigeon droppings that plastered the parapets of our rooftops." (Interesting I'd say. lol)
Imply your own home setting by providing three details while spreading news:
News spread between... (This will start you off)
Okay, I'll give it a try.
News of the neighborhood party was heard as screams and laughter bolted across our grass, waved through the Aspen Tree, and echoed in our open screened window,
Now it's your turn. Have fun and I want to see your posts.