Daily Theme from Sherman Alexie!

Photo by Chase Jarvis

Sherman Alexie is many things: National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, screenwriter/producer of Smoke Signals (based on his book The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven), comedian, poet–and the author of this week’s Daily Theme!  His new collection of short stories Blasphemy comes out October 2 from Grove/Atlantic, and yes, he will be happy to sign your copy if you come to one of his readings.  But for now, create your own masterpiece with this prompt that urges you to fulfill through fiction some of real life’s unfulfilled fantasies…

Figment Daily Theme–July 26, 2012

Think back to the person you always wanted to kiss, but never did. Now imagine a world where that dream-kiss took place, and write about what happened next.

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