American Dreams

American Dreams

A Novel

eBook - 2016
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In the author's words "American Dreams was a radical experiment, because the whole idea was to let the stories erupt and evolve on their own. I would draw a word and then use that word in the most interesting sentence I could think of, and then create the next most interesting (and connected) sentence I could think of, and so on until the energy ran out. Much to my surprise, I wrote an entire chapter the first time I tried this technique. It was as if I had discovered a magic lamp. And that's the way it continued: a single word created each chapter. As I created more characters, I made a chart and assigned them numbers and then I rolled dice to decide which character would run into which other character. After all, in real life you're constantly running into new people. Who knows why?"
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : The Permanent Press, [2016]
Copyright Date: 016
ISBN: 9781504024877
Branch Call Number: FICTION Pri
Description: 1 online resource (251 pages)
Additional Contributors: Freading (Firm)

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