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Dilation Exercise 20

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?

To survive in a changing world, the circus would implement radical changes to its performance and culture.

But what machinations were necessary for it to become politically correct and yet retain its charm?

—Alan M. Clark
Eugene, Oregon

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

Artwork: “Sideshow Surgery” copyright © 2005 Alan M. Clark.
Interior illustration for Robert Steven Rhine Presents Satan’s Three Ring Circus of Hell, published by Asylum Press. 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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