Where do you live? What was it like where you grew up? Where do you like to go for a vacation?
Now. What's the setting for one of your favorite novels or movies?
How do the two compare?
"Where would you want to live?" we ask each other. "Oh, the beach," we often say. Some of us wish for even more exotic locations or to find a cabin in the woods.
It brings so much understanding to our personal stories to dig a little deeper and consider WHY the settings of our favorite stories call to us.
Here are a few stories with well-loved settings. Is your favorite among them?
What is one way your favorite fictional setting and your daily setting could be similar? What could it offer you?