Point of View
Borges writes using different points of view, and even changes points of view during some stories to allow the reader access to different minds. Create a short story that uses three points of view within the same narrative.
Editing the Encylopedia
The narrator of "Tlon, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius" is fearful that the strange objects of Tlon will soon overtake his world. Create an entry for "A First Encyclopaedia of Tlon. Volume XI. Hlaer to Jangr."
An Ode to the Journey
In "The Approach of Al-Mu'tasim," the journey is more important than the destination. Create an Ode to Al-Mu'tasim that expresses the importance of the journey of life.
Portrait of a Saint
Imagine what the student saw as he entered the tent of the Persian bookseller. Draw a portrait of Al-Mu'tasim, paying close attention to the expression on his face.
Creating a New Version
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