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When Caroline Meeber boarded the afternoon train for Chicago, her total outfit consisted of a small trunk, a cheap imitation alligator-skin satchel, a small lunch in a paper box, and a yellow leather snap purse, containing her ticket, a scrap of paper with her sister’s address in Van Buren Street, and four dollars in money.- Theodore Dreiser, Sister Carrie
Fiction Writing Prompt: Use the first line of the week as the starting point or inspiration for a scene, story, poem, or haiku.
Journaling Prompt: Write about the first trip you ever took on your own.
Art Prompt: Young girl on a train
Non-Fiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Write about the benefits of travel.
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