For this prompt, write any of the following: a short story or a poem. It can be fiction or non-fiction.
Describe a routine or holiday ritual, using the 2nd person “you”:For example, “You stand in the steaming kitchen with people you haven’t seen in almost a year. You wish your shirt didn’t have that tiny stain on the cuff. You wish your aunt’s laugh wasn’t quite so brittle. Feet stomp on the porch and you hurry to let your tall uncle in, forgetting to keep the dog from escaping outside…”