Great ideas! I do believe the physical appearance of the character is too important to leave out (I hate it when writers "leave it to the imagination." No, I want to definitively know what the character looks like!) But the "I woke up and looked in the mirror" trope gets old fast.
Writing Prompt ~ For as long as you can remember, you've worn eyeglasses. Your parents always made sure you had them on and you formed the habit. One day, you forget them and you realize you can see something no one else can.
infinitelives I'm thinking a Temporal looped character. They are locked in an infinite time loop, cursed to die, be born again in the past live then die again. Seeing the same world, same people, same experiences infinitely many times
When people read 18 they stop aging until they meet their soul mate so they can grow old together. You've been 18 for at least 20 years.<<<<<<<<<or you keep killing off your soul mate so that you may reign immortal
I’m in a Six of Crows mood so. Kaz with a handprint across his cheek, wondering wth happens to him, and Inej just figuring she shakes hands with them because her palm is black.
Also just C. S. Lewis is amazing and his writing, even in small quotes like this, is wonderful
I’d been a philosopher for thousands of years. I knew what traitorous meaninglessness we all live on. I couldn’t bear the thought of existing for millennia without cease in this utterly empty expanse of space. Sure there might be other life, but I would always appear human. I would always be strange. So for the first time in my life, I tried to come up with a way, any way, to die. Little did I know that once I figured out how to die I’d find a reason to live.