If I was (age) again,

Why does this work?
  • The hook speaks to a common desire to revisit one's past with the knowledge and experience gained from the present.
  • It prompts curiosity about what the author would do differently, generating interest in the steps they outline.
  • It encourages engagement by asking readers to imagine themselves in a similar scenario and consider their own actions.
Hook Template

If I was (age) again,

and (goal),

Here's what I would do, step by step: