This is an easy photo essay to do as you use a simple set up.
It might be a challenge to find somewhere accessible to you at the same time every day.
This photo essay is like the transformation essay but on a short-term basis.
Think about men growing their moustaches for Movember.
His character goes out every morning at the same time and takes a photograph. He then prints the image and stores them in huge photo albums.
Another character flips through these images to see all the different scenarios.
This can make for a really interesting photo essay.
Have a clear idea of what you want to achieve, and create it as if you were teaching someone else. Or change your perspective to photograph people in different settings.
You will learn about your camera, how to use composition and know what to look for.
There is nothing stopping you from doing the same in your hometown.