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Dilation Exercise 66

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 an idea, please use the comment feature to tell us something about it. Need a further explanation? Go to Imagination Workout—The Dilation Exercises.

The citizens of the city loved and hated the giant, suffering his dramatic moods along with him.

During his down time, the citizens left him to suffer for his excesses and took the opportunity to rebuild, but inevitably they became bored and looked forward with eagerness and dread to the time when he might rise up again.

—Alan M. Clark
Eugene, Oregon

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

Artwork: “Self Respect” copyright © 2005 Alan M. Clark. Cover concept for music CD, CURE FOR THE COMMON CATASTROPHE, by the band Pipers Stone.

Captions are original to this post and have nothing to do with the literary project with which the artwork first appeared.

One response

  1. The world breathes along with you and your fears and sorrows go down with it and you can do nothing to stop it even though you know you are destroying everything around you. The fear intensifies and so does the destruction of the world.

    September 26, 2012 at 9:51 am

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