Create a character inspired by these three words: hollow, crumpled, grinning.
Think about the physical and personality traits in which this character reflects these three descriptors.
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He looks both a millennia and a few decades old at once. His golden circlets rust is the only indicator that he has been around for far longer than even gold can withstand.
“Rise” the king says, his tone arrogant and bored. I suppose in a life of immortality, my mortal life is just a bump on the road.
I get up from my knees, though it would be much easier if my arms weren’t restrained.
One of ...
Caranic had become used to this position: sort of splayed out on some cold hard ground, covered in dirt and grime and blood, his body fractured with injuries.
It didn’t matter where he was, he would get out of this situation. If only he could get up.
“Get up, Caranic,” the voice inside of his head echoes again. It’s a familiar voice though it’s not his own.
The voice belonging to the one who ...
I lost myself. Gave myself over to the lazily ebbing waves and the plasmatic sky, littered with stars, glistening and surging and surrendering. I lay there, afloat in this abyss. The sun bore down on me, its relentless rays baking my parched figure. There was an empty feeling in my heart, hollow. I knew that this time would come, but still I resented it.
I could ...
I imagine connected these words together a raven sitting on a hollow tree begging people walking by for worms to feed himself to enter the haunted hay ride
The person passing by the crow responds by offering a fake gummy worm in effort to satisfy the bird he is guilible so he doesn't acknowlege its not what he expected on this halloween night...
He felt like nothingness.
The glass mug tossed outside a window.
Laid broken on the sidewalk.
Needing to be pieced together and filled for the first time.
He watched carefully for what the others like.
Imitating their every needs and desires.
Not expressing any of his own.
And when it was time to strike.
He was hollow of emotion.
With a heavy fist that crumpled anything in his path
Littered with dark coffee rings and cigarette burns and the remains of an old tuna fish hoagie, Tiger Malone’s desk was the cleanest thing in the tiny cramped office. Empty soda cans huddled in the dark corners. Dust encrusted stacks of papers teetered on mismatched file cabinets. I drew my cardigan closer to my sides away from the chair. I coughed on the dank boozy air. Grinning Theresa “Tiger” M...
Sometimes my fathers eyes scared me.
They sat in his face like two gaping holes, pocketed mounds of dark dirt that seemed deep enough to fall into.
When we were small and I looked into those troubled eyes I imagined them to be twin replicas of the hole Alice once fell into. Rabbit holes that gave a glimpse of the maddening world behind my fathers skull.
But as I grew older I realized that he wa...
Choppy echoes of laughter reverberated along the concrete walls, enclosing him in an inescapable pit of midnight air.
The deep eyes marked him as he reached out aimlessly into the dark for a way out. Finally, he found the day again waiting for him just a few steps opposite of the an incessant, deep hum that shook Lea boomed...
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