Hampton Roads Writers


Everyone has a unique voice. So too does every written thing.

The J. Peterman Experience--experimenting with voice using a very unique clothing catalogue.

The J. Peterman Clothing Catalogue is famous for its well-written descriptions of clothes and accessories. Each item is given its own unique history through crafted writing descriptions, often involving stories and memories that are associated with what's for sale. Click here to visit J. Peterman on-line. If you visit the "Classics" page, you'll find some particularly great entries.

After studying this famous catalogue’s wonderful descriptions and story-telling for its clothing items or accessories, impersonate the voice of the catalogue for an item you'd like to sell (or perhaps buy).

Now, turn this into a short scene.


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