What Three Words

The Familiar 1903 Russian Playbook

Annexation, invasion, and cultural outcomes

What started as a simple lark to do the What Three Words writing challenge took a surprise turn. I pulled up this picture of a Medieval Revival tower I took while standing on Yrjönkatu in central Helsinki. I picture the oval interior lined with books in an eagle’s nest library




“What Three Words” provides a three word moniker for every location on the planet. Pick your favorite spot and write a story based on the three words that define that location.

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