Rumors can be academic currency, and here I'm playing with that idea at a party of anthropology graduate students in my completed screenplay. This line of dialogue, as spoken by a graduate student, is submitted as a Trifecta Writing Challenge. I'm really enjoying the snippets of creative writing as breaks from transcribing interviews of my dissertation data.
"I heard he actually
has a tattoo that one of his informants gave him and that he likes to dance
around wearing nothing but a gourd at conference parties.
Talk about going native!"