So I’ll just dive right in. When I was in school, my English teacher gave us an assignment that drove the entire class absolutely crazy. “Tell me about your favorite color,” she said, and we all grinned. Easy A. “but I want you to describe it as if I’m blind. I’ve never seen colors before.” I think you could have heard a pin drop. How on Earth do you do that? It’s pretty simple once you think about it, sight is only one of our senses.

Prompt: Pick a color. Fix it in your mind. Now write about it, how it tastes, how it might smell, how it feels. Let your adjectives flow!

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