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Dilation Exercise 17

Below you’ll find Alan M. Clark’s weekly Dilation Exercise. Please look at the picture, read the caption, above and below the image, and allow your imagination to go to work on it. If the artwork inspires a story, please say something about it in a comment. Need a further explanation? Go to Imagination Workout—What is This?

Because Alister loved history, he’d taken the summer internship assisting at the dig.

For the same reason, he would now have to make a decision quickly before someone saw his find.

—Alan M. Clark
Eugene, Oregon

If you like Alan M. Clark’s artwork, please try his writing in both short fiction and novels.

Artwork: “Closed Set” copyright © 1999 Alan M. Clark.
Cover art for Cemetery Dance, Issue 33, an illustration for “Resurrection Island” by Charles Beaumont. Captions are original to this post and have nothing to do with the literary project with which the artwork first appeared.

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