Dare to dream, the sign said, and it’s fitting that it’s at the Mars and Moon rock exhibits. Where would humankind be if not for dreams, and some of those risky at that?
Sometimes a weekly challenge feels like insurmountable odds. Sharing words and ideas with strangers? Terrifying (hi, fellow introverts!), even for small dreams.
But it’s also how we get better. How we dare to dream bigger. How we achieve the unimaginable, the previously impossible.
So if you want to join a friendly crowd, grab a prompt below. Trade directly or play with a spare, and send an idea via email to email@example.com.
|AC Young||For this week’s entry I was inspired by the recent references to Clint Eastwood, so from a line that got away (said in the book by the character he played in the film, but never said in the film) : “The Major Smiths of this world don’t fall off the roofs of cable cars.”||Becky Jones|
|Becky Jones||The upstairs neighbor was extremely quiet for a dragon.||Fiona Grey|
|nother Mike||The pixie in the garden was wearing a bottle cap as a hat.||Leigh Kimmel|
|Fiona Grey||The wooden statue of the wailing woman was weathered and worn. One day, it spontaneously burst into flames. Why?||nother Mike|
|Leigh Kimmel||Two songs about Superman: “Kryptonite” by 3 Doors Down and “Jimmy Olsen’s Blues” by Spin Doctors — how do they fit together?||AC Young|
Risk free, these spares are. Try one out!
|Spare||“The Baulk Cushion is at the top of your screens, the Top Cushion is at the bottom of your screens.”|
|Spare||The barbecue kit from Home Depot including a glowing silver sword…|
|Spare||The sushi was still squirming when they bit into it. And their hosts smiled, exclaiming on how good it was…|
|Spare||The Amazon Smart Home System worked fine, until it read Atlas Shrugged…|
|Spare||The clock let out a burp rather than a chime.|
See you in the comments, where all the dreamers hang out.
Header image by Fiona Grey, US Air Force Museum