WRITING-PROMPT WEDNESDAY: IF YOU HAD TO EXPLAIN IT TO AN ALIEN ...




I'm a big fan of the "Humans Are Weird" posts that have been on Pinterest lately. They provide short snippets of stories that explore what might happen if aliens were trying to figure out aspects of everyday human behavior, biology, etc., that are quite weird if you stop to ponder them. Things like contact lenses, sneezing, birthday celebrations, pets, etc. The results are typically hilarious.  But apparently that confusion isn't limited to aliens. I stumbled across this entertaining post a few weeks ago:




So here's today's starter for Writing-Prompt Wednesday:


Describe an everyday human behavior from the perspective of someone who's innocently but completely misinterpreting it.

Post your answer in the comments! Write on, Candice (Thanks to Brooke Denevan for sharing their work on Unsplash.)

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