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Freedom in Five Photos

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Originally posted at http://cogdogblog.com/2012/09/08/freedom-in-five-photos/

In prep for doing next week’s introduction to storytelling for my ds106 class, yesterday’s sequence of events compelled me to try the Tell a Story in Five Frames flickr group, making a story titled “Freed”

2012/366/251 HItchhiker

Not Ready to Fly

Butterfly Bed

Be Free

Yellow Freedom

This are an interesting challenge, it is easy perhaps to illustrate a series of events. The trick to level up is to make the story less literal (which I cannot say I have done here). Like the six word story, this is a great exercise in telling a story within contraints.

The story as tweeted (with iPhone autocorrect typos at no charge)