If you are writing fiction and you want to spark a two-character scene and/or a short story, endow one character with a secret and the other with a lie. Now let them interact without either one revealing the truth.
Too lazy or virtuous to come up with something juicy? Visit the Post Secret
website for inspiration. It's one of my favorite "writerly" sites online.
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